My BIG question
Elements compounds and mixtures are different ?
ELEMENTS. --- ATOMS
DIFFERENT KINDS OF ATTOMS --- ELEMENTS
Ancient Roman coins were made of pure gold.
Carbon sonly made of carbon atoms. So it is an element.
You can see carbon on this stormtrooper helmet.
Silver is only made of silver atoms so it is an element.
Atoms joining together.
THE PERIODIC TABLE.
Air is a mixture of several different elements and compounds. Air contains nitrogen, oxygen, carbon dioxide, water vapour and and small quantities of some other gases.
ANSWER TO MY BIG QUESTION
an element is made out of one type of atom.
a compound is made out of more than one atom.
a mixture is different kinds of particles mixed together. It might be an element and a compound together.
So this is why they are different.