Flashcards in Chapter 9 Vocabulary Deck (16)
A substance that cannot be separated or broken down into simpler substances by chemical means.
A sample of matter, either a single element or a single compound, that has definite chemical and physical properties.
An element that is shiny and that conducts heat and electricity well.
An element that conducts heat and electricity poorly.
An element that has properties of both metals and nonmetals.
A substance made up of atoms of two or more different elements joined by chemical bonds.
A combination of two or more substances that are not chemically combined.
A homogeneous mixture of two or more substances uniformly dispersed throughout a single phase.
In a solution, the substance that dissolves in the solvent
In a solution, the substance in which the solute dissolves.
Unable to dissolve in a substance.
The ability of one substance to dissolve in another at a given temperature and pressure.
The amount of a particular substance in a given quantity of a mixture, solution, or ore.
Any material that attracts iron or materials containing iron.
A process that separates a mixture based on the boiling points of the components.