Presentation on theme: "What makes a mixture a solution?"— Presentation transcript:
1 What makes a mixture a solution? Looking at SolutionsWhat makes a mixture a solution?
2 What is a solution? A solution is a mixture of two or more substances. So, what make a solution a special type of mixture?A solution is homogenous- that means all the particles are evenly mixed throughout the solution.
3 What is a solution? A solution can exist in any state: Solid Liquid Brass is a solid solution.Brass is an alloy (a homogenous mixture) of copper and zinc.LiquidSugar water is a liquid solution.Sugar water is a homogenous mixture of sugar and water.GasAir is a gaseous solution.Air is a homogenous solution of nitrogen, oxygen, and carbon dioxide.
4 Comparing a Mixture and Solution ++sandwatersugarwaterThe sugar is dissolved in the water. The sugar particles are evenly distributed in the water.You can separate the sand from the water by filtering.
5 Looking at Solutions Flavored drinks Chocolate milk Cement What makes these solutions?
6 these solutions similar Comparing SolutionscrayonslemonadebronzebloodHow arethese solutions similarand howare they different?
7 3 Sentence SummaryIn your science notebook, write 3 sentences to summarize your understanding of solutions.Write one question you still have.You may include pictures.Clip art courtesy of Microsoft Photographs courtesy of A. Venegas ESC 13