Asked Sep 18, 2019

Classify each item as element or compound : gas in a hellium balloon, table sugar,the rust on an iron nail and aspirin.

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Primarily matter is separated into two main categories which are pure substances and mixtures.

An unadulterated substance is made out of a solitary segment and contains a consistent structure respected of the sample size and the starting point of the example.

Pure substances are further categorized into two parts which are element and compound.

An element can't be separated into less difficult substances while a compound consists of two or more elements.

Step 2

Gas in a helium balloon: balloon contains only helium which can not be separated into simpler substances. So, it is an element.

Step 3

Table sugar: it consists of carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen. The molecular formula of table sugar is C12H22O11. The...

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