What makes a property physical or chemical?List the following as physical or chemical propertiesLight enough to float on waterSilver gray in colorIn the liquid state reacts spontaneously with its glass container, producing a hole in the containerCan be cut with a sharp knifeChanges from silver gray to black when placed in moist airIn the liquid state it boils at 1317 degrees CelsiusReacts violently with Chlorine to form a white solidBurns in oxygen with a bright red flame

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What makes a property physical or chemical?

List the following as physical or chemical properties

Light enough to float on water

Silver gray in color

In the liquid state reacts spontaneously with its glass container, producing a hole in the container

Can be cut with a sharp knife

Changes from silver gray to black when placed in moist air

In the liquid state it boils at 1317 degrees Celsius

Reacts violently with Chlorine to form a white solid

Burns in oxygen with a bright red flame

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