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ANIMATION in Observations, Physical Properties, Intermolecular Forces, Physical Change, Covalent Bonding, Ionic Bonding, Lab Safety, Identifying an Unknown, Molecular Motion, Chemistry Basics, Molecular Shapes. Last updated November 08, 2023.

This animation shows how particle-level interactions are related to physical properties. Particle diagrams of common household substances are used to illustrate that forces of attraction influence melting points. Similarly, particle diagrams of the same substances dissolved in water are used to compare their conductivity in solution. **This video has no audio**