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Which of the following statements about solids is correct?


Question

Which of the following statements about solids is correct?

Options

A) Solid particles are less orderly than those of a liquid

B) Solid have lower densities than liquids

C) Solid particles have greater kinetic energies than those of liquids

D) Solid particles cannot be easily compressed


The correct answer is D.

Explanation:

This is because the molecules of a solid are arranged are so therefore they happen to be closely packed making it hard to compress.

Explanation provided by Ganiyu Emmanuel


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  • The correct answer is; it is closely packed this is because solid materials molecules are packed together by strong bonds.

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  • Ganiyu Emmanuel

    This is because the molecules of a solid are arranged are so therefore they happen to be closely packed making it hard to compress.