Q. 4 E4.2( 36 Votes )

Answer the follow

Answer :

Two reasons to prove that water is a compound and not an element are:

● Water comprises of 2 parts of hydrogen and one part of oxygen and they combine chemically. Thus water is a compound which is made up of two elements and its properties are completely different from its constituents.

2H2 + O2 = 2H2O

● The constituents of the water cannot be separated physically and need chemical methods to separate its constituents.

Rate this question :

How useful is this solution?
We strive to provide quality solutions. Please rate us to serve you better.
Try our Mini CourseMaster Important Topics in 7 DaysLearn from IITians, NITians, Doctors & Academic Experts
Dedicated counsellor for each student
24X7 Doubt Resolution
Daily Report Card
Detailed Performance Evaluation
view all courses

Answer the followKarnataka Board - Science Part II

Answer the followKarnataka Board - Science Part II