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Solutions and Mixtures
Standard f. Differences
in chemical and physical properties of substances are used to separate mixtures
and identify compounds.
1. Words You Need To Know
There are 3 words you need to know: dissolve, mixture and solution
here and then click on the number 5
What does dissolving mean?
2. What is a solution?
A solution is
made when you mix a solid and a liquid and the solid dissolves.
When you make Kool-Aid or chocolate milk, you are making a solution.
you mix a solid and a liquid the solid does not dissolve.
Click here to experiment with different solids. Find out which
are solutions and which are mixtures.
3. What is the
difference between a mixture and a solution?
When you mix things together you make solutions and mixtures. To
find the difference between mixtures and solutions
click on this link and choose Junkyard Analysis on the left side of
Fill in your record sheet. How would you explain the difference
between a mixture and a solution?