Problem: Define physical property and chemical property. Identify type of property in the following statement:  • A magnet separates a mixture of black iron shavings and white sand.

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Define physical property and chemical property. Identify type of property in the following statement:  

• A magnet separates a mixture of black iron shavings and white sand.

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