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A mixture is made up of 4 molecules of CH3CH2  CH2OH and 5 formula units of Pb3(PO4)4 * 6H2O. Why are the terms "molecules" and "formula units" used for the two substances?

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A mixture is made up of 4 molecules of CH3CH2  CH2OH and 5 formula units of Pb3(PO4)4 * 6H2O. Why are the terms "molecules" and "formula units" used for the two substances? 

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A molecule is composed of two or more elements that are covalently bonded.

It is the smallest particle of a covalent substance that has all of the properties of that substance, and it is the smallest particle of that substance that...

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