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What is the importance of the melting point of a solid or boiling point of a liquid?

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(a) The melting point of a solid or boiling point of a liquid gives an indication of the strength of forces of attraction between its particles. 

(b) The melting point or boiling point is a test of purity of the substance, as every pure substance has a fixed shape, melting and boiling points.

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