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State Four Differences Between Compounds and Mixtures. - Chemistry

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State four differences between compounds and mixtures.

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Solution

Compound 

  1. A compound is formed from its constituent elements as a result of chemical reaction.
  2. A compound is always homogeneous in nature.
  3. In a compound the elements are present in a fixed ratio by weight.
  4. The components of a compound can’t be separated by physical methods but can be separated by chemical methods only.
  5. The properties of a compound are different from those of its elements.
  6. The formation of a compound from its elements is accompanied by energy changes.

Mixture

  1. A mixture is obtained form its (elements, compounds) components as a result of physical change.
  2. The mixtures can be homogeneous or heterogeneous.
  3. In a mixture the components can be present in any ratio.
  4. The components of a mixture can be separated by physical methods only.
  5. The properties of a mixture lie between those of-its components.
  6. The formation of a mixture from its constituents is not accompanied by energy changes.
Concept: Elements
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Selina Concise Chemistry Class 8 ICSE
Chapter 3 Elements, Compounds and Mixtures
Exercise 3 (B) | Q 4.3 | Page 35
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