Write the steps you would use for making tea. Use the word solution, solvent, solute, dissolve, soluble, insoluble, filtrate and residue.



Tea can be prepared by the following steps

  1. Take 100mL of water in a pan. This will be our solvent.
  2. Add 1 teaspoon of sugar and tea leaves, each. These will be our solutes.
  3. Boil the mixture in order to dissolve the solutes in the solvent.
  4. Now add 80mL of milk. This will also be a solute.
  5. Boil the mixture.
  6. After a few minutes, filter the mixture. 
  7. Collect the filtrate in a cup. You will obtain the tea leaves in the filter used, this will be the residue.



  1. Class 9
  2. Chapter 2 Class 9 - Is Matter Around Us Pure

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