Examples of Pure and Impure substances


Examples of a pure substance -

  1. Elements: - Hydrogen, Oxygen, Nitrogen, Chlorine, Bromine, Iodine, Carbon, Silver, Gold, Mercury, Copper, Silver, Gold, Silicon.


  1. Compounds - Water, Carbon dioxide, Sodium, Sugar, Copper Sulphate, Sodium hydroxide, Hydrochloric acid, Nitric acid, Potassium permanganate, Camphor.


Examples of Pure substances



Examples of Impure substances - 

  1. Mixtures - Salt solution, Sugar solution, Milk, Sea-water, Sugarcane juice, Soft drinks, Jaggery, Rock, Minerals, Petroleum, Biogas, Coffee, Paint, LPG.

Example of Impure substances


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

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CA Maninder Singh
CA Maninder Singh is a Chartered Accountant for the past 11 years and a teacher from the past 11 years. He teaches Science, Accounts and English at Teachoo