This is an amazing explanation of the properties of matter. Matter is anything that has mass and takes up space.
A physical property is a characteristic that can be observed or measured without changing the substance.
Some examples of physical properties are color, area, mass, ductility, and malleability.
Some examples would be flammability, toxicity and radioactivity.
A chemical property can't be observed without changing the substance.
A chemical change is when one substance reacts with another. Normally these changes are irreversible.
These changes could be rusting, baking a cake, a rotting banana and cooking an gig.
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