ME.D. The Physical Setting: Students understand the universal nature of matter, energy, force, and motion and identify how these relationships are exhibited in Earth Systems, in the solar system, and throughout the universe.
D.3. Matter and Energy: Students describe properties of objects and materials before and after they undergo a change or interaction.
D.3.a. Describe how the weight of an object compares to the sum of the weight of its parts.
D.3.d. Describe what happens to the temperatures of objects when a warmer object is near a cooler object.
D.3.g. Explain that materials can be composed of parts too small to be seen without magnification.