Problem:  A deep-sea scuba tank contains helium, oxygen, and traces of other gases. Which of the following describes the gas in the scuba tank? a. O element b. homogeneous mixture c. compound d. heterogeneous mixture e. none of the other choices listed 

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For a mixture of helium, oxygen and other gases, this will appear to be clear and uniform so it will appear as homogenous mixture

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 A deep-sea scuba tank contains helium, oxygen, and traces of other gases. Which of the following describes the gas in the scuba tank? 

a. O element 

b. homogeneous mixture 

c. compound 

d. heterogeneous mixture 

e. none of the other choices listed 

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