What is meant by a pure substance?



The substances that are made up of only one type of particles are called pure substances.

For example - Pure water, Oxygen and Salt.

Pure substances are of two types; elements and compounds.

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Davneet Singh is a graduate from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 9 years. He provides courses for Maths and Science at Teachoo.