Presentation on theme: "Un-mixing Describe methods of separating mixtures Develop a process for separating a mixture."— Presentation transcript:
Un-mixing Describe methods of separating mixtures Develop a process for separating a mixture
Challenge Question Silver nitrate is a colorless powder. Silver nitrate mixed with water forms a clear solution. When a piece of copper wire is put into a silver nitrate solution, the clear solution turns blue. A silvery white substance forms on the wire and falls to the bottom of the solution. (Draw a colored labeled, diagram of each sentence above) What is the best method for separating the silvery white substance from the liquid in the beaker?
Connection Name 3 mixtures that you come in contact with on a regular basis that need to be separated before using and list the separation process used for each. –