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Separating Mixtures

Photo of distillation equipment

After our experiments to evaporate the water from soft drink and create crystals from a filtered copper sulphate solution, we will have an assessment task – separating rice grains, salt, iron filings and sand from a mixture of these components.

Here are some sites to help you learn more about separating mixtures:

A worksheet to complete: http://www.hi.com.au/resource/science/pdf/Mixtures2.pdf

Separating salt and sand: http://www.zephyrus.co.uk/separatingmixtures1.html

Separating iron from sand; http://www.mikecurtis.org.uk/mixtures.htm

S-cool: http://www.s-cool.co.uk/gcse/chemistry/atomic-structure/separating-mixtures.html

Bitesize Chemistry: http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks3bitesize/science/chemistry/elements_com_mix_8.shtml

DIGILEARN – https://www.eduweb.vic.gov.au/dlrcontent/5239383436/index.html

DIGILEARN: http://www.eduweb.vic.gov.au/dlrcontent/4c33313938/index.html

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