Differences between Elements and Compounds

Differences between Elements and Compounds are tabulated.

Differences between elements and compounds are tabulated below-

SN Elements Compound
(i) Elements are basic form of matter Compounds are composed of two or more elements which are chemically combined
(ii) Elements can not be broken into simpler substances by chemical reactions. Compounds can be broken by chemical reactions.
(iii) Eg:- Silver, Copper etc. Eg:- Water, sugar etc.

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