How can we help?

You can also find more resources in our Help Center.

19 terms

WHS Elements, Compounds, Mixtures

STUDY
PLAY
homogenous
all of the same or similar kind or nature
electrolysis
removing superfluous or unwanted hair by passing an electric current through the hair root
concentrated
gathered together or made less diffuse
solubility
the quality of being soluble
dilute
lessen the strength or flavor of a solution or mixture
concentration
strengthening the concentration (as of a solute in a mixture) by removing extraneous material
heterogeneous
originating outside the body
alloys
mixtures of two or more metals
solvent
a liquid substance capable of dissolving other substances
solute
the dissolved substance in a solution
solution
a method for solving a problem
mixture
the act of mixing together
compound
an enclosure of residences and other building (especially in the Orient)
ductile
capable of being shaped or bent or drawn out
malleable
easily shaped or formed; easily influenced
metalloids
semiconductors, border the zigzag line, shiny, brittle, hard, at high temp- good conductors of electric current
nonmetals
right of the zigzag line, not malleable/ductile, not shiny, poor conductors
metals
left of the zigzag line, shiny, malleable, ductile, good conductors of electric current, good conductors of thermal energy
element
an artifact that is one of the individual parts of which a composite entity is made up