Chemistry (12th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0132525763
ISBN 13: 978-0-13252-576-3

Chapter 2 - Matter and Change - 2.2 Mixtures - 2.2 Lesson Check - Page 41: 17


To separate a mixture of a solid and a liquid you would use filtration. When you have two or more liquids with different boiling points you would use distillation .

Work Step by Step

Filtration is the process by which a mixture it passed through filter paper and the water is filtered leaving the solid behind so they separate a solid and a liquid. Distillation is the process where we boil the solution to get the substance as precipitate so we use that to separate two or more liquids with different boiling points.
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