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What is a pure substance?

A substance of just one element type


What is a formation?

A compound created specifically for a useful purpose


How do you identify the 4 main gases?

Hydrogen: Lights with squeaky-pop
Oxygen: Glowing splint relights
Chlorine: Damp litmus paper goes white
Carbon Dioxide: Cloudy lime water


What is produced when a carbonate reacts with a dilute acid?

Carbon Dioxide