Chemistry (4th Edition)

Published by McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
ISBN 10: 0078021529
ISBN 13: 978-0-07802-152-7

Chapter 1 - Questions and Problems: 1.10

Answer

An example of an element is Hydrogen or Oxygen. An example of a compound is Carbon Dioxide or Sulfur Dioxide.

Work Step by Step

An element is defined as a substance which cannot be physically divided into smaller components. A compound is simple a molecule composed of numerous elements.
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