Problem: Which of the following properties of a ice cube are physical properties?a) It is cold to touch.b) It is hardc) It reacts with carbon dioxide to form carbonic acid.d) It has a mass of 27.3 g.

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Physical property  observed or measured without changing the composition of matter

Chemical property  observed during or after a chemical change


a. temperature  indicator of a chemical change

b. hardness  can be observed without changing the composition

c. formation of carbonic acid chemical reaction


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Which of the following properties of a ice cube are physical properties?

a) It is cold to touch.

b) It is hard

c) It reacts with carbon dioxide to form carbonic acid.

d) It has a mass of 27.3 g.

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