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Chemistry & Chemical Reactivity

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John C. Kotz + 3 others
ISBN: 9781337399074

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Chemistry & Chemical Reactivity

10th Edition
John C. Kotz + 3 others
ISBN: 9781337399074
Textbook Problem

In each of the following pairs, decide which is an element and which is a compound.

(a) Na or NaCl

(b) sugar or carbon

(c) gold or gold chloride

(a)

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

In the given pairs, one that is element and compound has to be decided.

Concept Introduction:

Element: It is chemical species of atoms that has the same number of protons in their atomic nuclei.  Elements are chemically the simplest substance and they cannot be broken down by chemical reactions.

Compound: A compound is substance that is formed by two or more chemical elements when they are chemically bonded together.

Explanation

Na is an element because it is made up of one type of atoms and NaCl is a compound where the two type of atoms sod

(b)

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

In the given pairs, one that is element and compound has to be decided.

Concept Introduction:

Element: It is chemical species of atoms that has the same number of protons in their atomic nuclei.  Elements are chemically the simplest substance and they cannot be broken down by chemical reactions.

Compound: A compound is substance that is formed by two or more chemical elements when they are chemically bonded together.

(c)

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

In the given pairs, one that is element and compound has to be decided.

Concept Introduction:

Element: It is chemical species of atoms that has the same number of protons in their atomic nuclei.  Elements are chemically the simplest substance and they cannot be broken down by chemical reactions.

Compound: A compound is substance that is formed by two or more chemical elements when they are chemically bonded together.

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