Differentiate between homogeneous and heterogeneous mixtures with examples

Answer

 

Homogeneous Mixture

Heterogeneous Mixture

Individual Components of Mixture are not separately visible

Individual Components of Mixture are separately visible

They may or may not have a variable composition

They have a variable composition

(Different Particles may be in same or different ratio throughout the mixture)

(Different Particles are in different ratio throughout the mixture)

Example

Example

Mixture of Salt and Water

Mixture of Salt and Iron Filings

Air is a mixture of various gases

Mixture of Sand and water

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

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