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Classification of Matter

Q. A glass jar contains pure sodium chloride. Which term or terms could be used to describe the contents of this glass jar?Matter can be classified in...

Solved • Jun 30, 2020

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Q. A blood sample contains several different types of cells, each of which contains different combinations of specific ions and molecules. The cells a...

Solved • Jun 30, 2020

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Q. A filament of a light bulb is made from a pure sample of tungsten. Which term or terms could be used to describe this sample of tungsten?Matter can...

Solved • Jun 30, 2020

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Q. A sample of gasoline contains various hydrocarbons, which comprise atoms of carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen. The hydrocarbons mix together uniformly t...

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Q. Classify the following mixtures as homogeneous or heterogeneousAll matter can be classified as either a mixture or a pure substance. Mixtures can b...

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Q. Classify each of the following substances as an element, a compound, or a mixture.All matter can be classified as either a mixture or a pure substa...

Solved • Jun 30, 2020

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Q. In the following images, the white spheres represent hydrogen atoms and the red spheres represent oxygen atoms. Classify each sample as an element,...

Solved • Jun 30, 2020

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Q. Which of the following is the correct description of a cube of material cut from the inside of an apple?a. It consists of a homogeneous mixture of ...

Solved • Jun 29, 2020

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Q. What is the difference between a homogenous and a heterogeneous mixture?(a) A homogeneous mixture has the same composition throughout, while a hete...

Solved • Jun 25, 2020

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Q. Which of these mixtures are heterogeneous? a. oil and water b. salt and water c. brass (an alloy of copper and zinc) d. granite (a type of rock wit...

Solved • Jun 16, 2020

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Q. Which statement best describes a compound? a) A compound always contains a metal and a nonmetal. b) A compound has variable composition of atoms an...

Solved • Apr 27, 2020

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Q. Which of the following are mixtures? Check all that apply.a) salt waterb) water (H2O)c) salt (NaCl)d) air (mostly N2 and O2)

Solved • Apr 14, 2020

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Q. Which of the following items is a mixture? a) waterb) heliumc) brassd) sugare) none of the above

Solved • Apr 14, 2020

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Q. A substance composed of two or more elements in a fixed, definite proportion is:A. a homogeneous mixtureB. a heterogenous mixtureC. a compoundD. a ...

Solved • Sep 15, 2019

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Q. A substance that can't be chemically broken down into simpler substances is:A. a homogeneous mixtureB. an elementC. a heterogeneous mixtureD. a com...

Solved • Sep 15, 2019

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Q. Choose the pure substance from the list below.A. sea waterB. sugarC. airD. lemonadeE. milk

Solved • Sep 15, 2019

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Q. Sugar dissolved in water is best described as ana. homogeneous mixtureb. heterogeneous mixturec. elementd. pure substancee. none of these

Solved • Sep 14, 2019

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Q. A solution is also called a

Solved • Sep 13, 2019

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Q. How are gases different from solids and liquids? A) Gases are colorless, but solids and liquids are not. B) A gas takes the shape of its container,...

Solved • Sep 13, 2019

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Q. Which of the picture(s) below shows a pure substance?A. (i) onlyB. (i) and (iv) onlyC. (i), (iv), (v) and (vi) onlyD. (ii), (iii) and (iv) onlyE. (...

Solved • Sep 12, 2019

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Q. How are elements and compounds related?

Solved • Aug 25, 2019

Classification of Matter

Q. You may want to reference (Page 281) Section 6.10 while completing this problem.Which fuel is not a fossil fuel?a. peatb. petroleumc. natural gasd....

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

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Q. How do the molecules of a compound differ from the molecules of an element?

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Classify each of the following as a pure substance, a solution, or a heterogeneous mixture:a gold ingot

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Classify each of the following as a pure substance, a solution, or a heterogeneous mixture:a cup of coffee

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Classify each of the following as a pure substance, a solution, or a heterogeneous mixture:a wood plank

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Which of the figures represents a pure element, a mixture of two elements, a pure compound, or a mixture of an element and a compound? (More than o...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Musical instruments like trumpets and trombones are made from an alloy called brass. Brass is composed of copper and zinc atoms and appears homogen...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Musical instruments like trumpets and trombones are made from an alloy called brass. Brass is composed of copper and zinc atoms and appears homogen...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. A solid white substance A is heated strongly in the absence of air. It decomposes to form a new white substance B and a gas C. The gas has exactly ...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. A solid white substance A is heated strongly in the absence of air. It decomposes to form a new white substance B and a gas C. The gas has exactly ...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. A solid white substance A is heated strongly in the absence of air. It decomposes to form a new white substance B and a gas C. The gas has exactly ...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. The photo below shows a picture of an agate stone. Jack, who picked up the stone on the Lake Superior shoreline and polished it, insists that agate...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Which of the following would you characterize as a pure or nearly pure substance?(a) baking powder; (b) lemon juice; (c) propane gas, used in outdo...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Judge the following statement as true or false. If you believe a statement to be false, provide a corrected version.Compounds can be decomposed int...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Judge the following statement as true or false. If you believe a statement to be false, provide a corrected version.Air and water are both elements.

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Judge the following statement as true or false. If you believe a statement to be false, provide a corrected version.All mixtures contain at least o...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Classify each of the following as a pure substance or a mixture.If a mixture, indicate whether it is homogeneous or heterogeneous: (a) rice pudding

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Classify each of the following as a pure substance or a mixture. If a mixture, indicate whether it is homogeneous or heterogeneous.(a) air

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Hydrogen, oxygen, and water are all composed of molecules. What is it about a molecule of water that makes it a compound, whereas hydrogen and oxyg...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. This image represents a particulate view of a sample of matter.Classify the sample according to its composition.

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Classify each of the following molecular diagrams as a pure substance or a mixture. 

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. What is the difference between a homogeneous and a heterogeneous mixture?

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. White and black circles are used to represent different kinds of atoms in the following images.Correctly identify the images that accurately repres...

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Q. Classify each of the following molecular diagrams as a pure substance or a mixture.

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Q. Classify each substance as an element or a compound.

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Q. Classify each of the following as a pure substance or a mixture.a. aluminumb. apple juicec. hydrogen peroxided. chicken soup

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. If it is a pure substance, classify it as an element or a compound.a. aluminumb. apple juicec. hydrogen peroxided. chicken soup

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Q. If it is a mixture, classify it as homogeneous or heterogeneous.a. aluminumb. apple juicec. hydrogen peroxided. chicken soup

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Classify each of the following as a pure substance or a mixture.a. waterb. coffeec. iced. carbon

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Q. If it is a pure substance, classify it as an element or a compound.a. waterb. coffeec. iced. carbon

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Q. If it is a mixture, classify it as homogeneous or heterogeneous.a. waterb. coffeec. iced. carbon

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Let a triangle represent atoms of element A and a circle represent atoms of element B. Select what is shown on each of the pictures.

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. This image represents a particulate view of a sample of matter.Classify the sample according to its composition.

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Let a triangle represent atoms of element A and a circle represent atoms of element B. Select what is shown on each of the picturesA) a homogenous ...

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Q. Let a triangle represent atoms of element  A and a circle represent atoms of element B. Select what is shown on each of the picturesa. Draw an atom...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Classify each of the following as a pure substance or a mixture. If it is a pure substance, classify it as an element or a compound. If it is a mix...

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Q. If it is a mixture, classify it as homogeneous or heterogeneous: sweat and vegetable soup

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Classify each of the following as a pure substance or a mixture. If it is a pure substance, classify it as an element or a compound. If it is a mix...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. You may want to reference (Pages 10 - 12) Section 1.4 while completing this problem.If it is a pure substance, classify it as an element or a compo...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. You may want to reference (Pages 10 - 12) Section 1.4 while completing this problem.If it is a mixture, classify it as homogeneous or heterogeneous...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Classify each of the following molecular diagrams as a pure substance or a mixture.

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. If it is a pure substance, classify it as an element or a compound.A) Nickel is a compound; carbon monoxide is an element.B) Nickel is an element; ...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Determine whether each molecular diagram represents a pure substance or a mixture. If it represents a pure substance, classify the substance as an ...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. What are two different ways to classify matter?

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Q. What is the difference between a pure substance and a mixture?

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. What is the difference between an element and a compound?

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. What is the difference between a homogeneous and a heterogeneous mixture?

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Let a small circle represent an atom of one type of element and a small square represent an atom of a second type of element. Select what is shown ...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Let a small circle represent an atom of one type of element and a small square represent an atom of a second type of element. Select what is shown ...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Let a small circle represent an atom of one type of element and a small square represent an atom of a second type of element. Select what is shown ...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Suppose a teaspoon of magnesium filings and a teaspoon of powdered sulfur are placed together in a metal beaker. Would this constitute a mixture or...

Solved • Oct 17, 2018

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Q. A sulfur atom and a sulfur molecule are not identical. What is the difference?

Solved • Oct 15, 2018

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Q. Classify each of the following as an element, a compound, or a mixture:(a) iron

Solved • Oct 15, 2018

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Q. Which of the following are examples of homogeneous mixtures?              • Cheddar cheese                • Iced tea with no ice              • Chi...

Solved • Sep 17, 2018

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Q. Be sure to answer all parts.Several elements and compounds are given below. (a) Select the compound(s).                     • S8                   ...

Solved • Sep 6, 2018

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Q. If it is a mixture, classify it as homogeneous or heterogeneous. (a) White wine is heterogeneous: beef stew is homogeneous. (b) White wine is homog...

Solved • Sep 6, 2018

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Q. If it is a pure substance, classify it as an element or a compound. (a) Nickel is a compound: carbon monoxide is an element. (b) Nickel is an eleme...

Solved • Sep 6, 2018

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Q. Propane can be decomposed chemically to give carbon and hydrogen in a definite ratio, so propane is:a) a homogenous mixtureb) a heterogenous mixtur...

Solved • Aug 14, 2018

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Q.  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...

Solved • Aug 14, 2018

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Q. Which of the following are mixtures? Check all that apply. (a) water (H2O) (b) salt (NaCl) (c) salt water (d) air (mostly N2 and O2)

Solved • Jul 16, 2018

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Q. Which of the following statements is false? Select one: 

Solved • Jun 18, 2018

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Q. Which of the following is not an example of matter?a. carbon dioxide in your exhaled breathb. steamc. heat from a barbeque grill

Solved • Mar 22, 2018

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Q. Which of the following is a homogeneous mixture? a. gasoline b. vegetable oil and water c. sugar dissolved in water d. a and c e. a, b, and c

Solved • Mar 15, 2018

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Q. Is brass an element, compound, or mixture?

Solved • Feb 16, 2018

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Q. Which of the following is a homogeneous mixture? (a) copper (b) salt water (c) carbon dioxide (d) salad (e) neon

Solved • Feb 15, 2018

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Q. Is Air an element, a compound, or a mixture?

Solved • Jan 3, 2018

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Q. Which choice best represents the species in the figure below?a. Three different compoundsb. A triatomic compound and a diatomic compoundc. Two diff...

Solved • Jul 26, 2017

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Q. Which of the following is NOT an example of a solution? (A) bronze (B) the atmosphere (C) sterling silver (D) Gatorade (E) all of these are ex...

Solved • Jul 13, 2017

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Q. Which of the following formulas refers to a pure element?(A) H2O(B) H2O2(C) O2(D) Xf(E) answer to both (C) and (D)

Solved • Jul 13, 2017

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Q. A substance that can't be chemically broken down into simpler substances is A) a homogeneous mixture. B) an element. C) a heterogeneous mixture....

Solved • Jun 16, 2017

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Q. Consider the following substance I. saline IV solution II. salt (NaCl) III. aluminum foil IV. salad dressing Which of the following is true? A) I ...

Solved • Sep 22, 2016

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Q. The figure shows all but which of the following:A)  two elements and a compound.B)  a chemical reaction.C)  one mixture and one pure substance.D)  ...

Solved • Sep 13, 2016

Classification of Matter

Q. Which is a pure compound?

Solved • Sep 7, 2016

Classification of Matter

Q. Which is a pure element? 

Solved • Sep 7, 2016

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Q. When a purple liquid was distilled, a blue liquid separated from a red solid.  What is the most likely identity of the purple liquid? a) an elemen...

Solved • Sep 7, 2016

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Q. Classify each of the following as a pure substance or a mixture.  If a mixture, indicate homogeneous or heterogeneous a)  airb)  tomato juicec)  io...

Solved • Sep 7, 2016

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Q. Which of the following is a homogeneous mixture?

Solved • Sep 7, 2016

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Q. Sea water is an example of a. a compound b. an element c. a heterogeneous mixture d. a homogenous mixture

Solved • Aug 25, 2016

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Q. Distinguish between the following terms.c. molecule versus compound

Solved • Jul 19, 2016