change in state, separation of mixtures


substance being dissolved by the solvent


the substance that does the dissolving of the solute


a technique that uses a porous barrier to separate a solute from a solution


the process of purifying a liquid by boiling it and condensing its vapors


a separation technique that results in the formation of pure solid particles of a substance from a solution containing the dissolved substance

sublimation separation

separates two solids when one sublimates and the other does not


separates substances based on their ability to travel across a special paper


phase change from a liquid to a solid


phase change from a liquid to a gas


phase change from a solid to a liquid


phase change from a liquid to a gas


phase change from a solid to a gas without going to a liquid first


phase change from a gas to a solid without going to a liquid first

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