1(a) States of Matter

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1.1 understand the three states of matter in terms of the arrangement, movement and energy of the particles
1.2 understand the interconversions between the three states of matter in terms of:

1.3 understand how the results of experiments involving the dilution of coloured solutions and diffusion of gases can be explained
1.4 know what is meant by the terms: solvent, solute, solution, saturated solution
1.5C know what is meant by the term solubility in the units g per 100g of solvent
1.6C understand how to interpret solubility curves
1.6C, 1.7C know how to investigate the solubility of a solid in water at a specific temperature to plot a solubility curve