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8.1a Chapter 8 Introduction

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SUMMARY

John briefly introduces the ideas of Chapter 8 from a swimming pool. Duration 0:51.

 

VIDEO CHECK QUESTIONS

1. About what percent of your body is made of water?
2. Many of water’s macroscopic properties are a consequence of what?
3. What are three phases of water?

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1. About what percent of your body is made of water?
[About 60% of your body mass is water.]
2. Many of water’s macroscopic properties are a consequence of what?
[Many of water’s macroscopic properties are a consequence of the “stickiness” of water molecules.]
3. What are three phases of water?
[Solid, liquid, and gas.]