Presentation on theme: "What makes a mixture a solution?"— Presentation transcript:
1What makes a mixture a solution? Looking at SolutionsWhat makes a mixture a solution?
2What 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.
3What 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.
4Comparing 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.
5Looking at Solutions Flavored drinks Chocolate milk Cement What makes these solutions?
6these solutions similar Comparing SolutionscrayonslemonadebronzebloodHow arethese solutions similarand howare they different?
73 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