Misconception AMM096:

The mass of the atoms or molecules of a substance increases when the temperature increases and decreases when the temperature decreases (AAAS Project 2061, n.d.).

Items that test for misconception AMM096 in this project () and key idea (Whenever atoms interact with each o…)
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SB005001

If the number of atoms in the sealed jar stayed the same, the mass of the jar and everything inside it will stay the same because the mass of the atoms inside the jar stayed the same.

6%

Items that test for misconception AMM096 in this project () and other key ideas

AM052005

When an iron frying pan cools, the distance between the iron atoms decreases.

24%