Explain with the help of activity the particulate nature of matter.

Take water in a glass.Add a spoon of salt in the glass of water and stir.The salt will dissolve and the water will taste salty.The salt particles dissolve in water because they occupy the spaces between the particles of water in the glass.This results in spreading of salt particles throughout the particles of water in the glass.This experiment shows particle nature of matter.

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 you could check whether matter is particulate or continous by doing some of these research:

1) by tearing paper into pieces. If we teaar paper into pieces, there are, less chances that it would be recycled,

2) by putting a tissue paper upon spilled water,

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