Misconception AMM128:

The molecules of the gas state are the lightest and the molecules of the solid state are the heaviest (Griffiths et al., 1992).

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AM071002

Liquid candle wax flows but solid candle wax does not because the molecules of liquid candle wax can easily move past one another but the molecules of solid candle wax cannot.

13%