Differences between Mixture and Compound

Differences between Mixture and Compound are tabulated.

Differences between mixture and compound are tabulated below –

SN Mixture Compound
a. No new compound is formed by elements and compounds. Elements react to form new compound.
b. Has a variable composition. Composition of each new substance is always fixed.
c. Shows the properties of the constituent substances. The new substance has totally different properties
d. The constituents can be separated fairly easily by physical methods. The constituents can be separated only by chemical or electrochemical reactions.
e. Eg:- Air, milk etc. Eg:- Methane, salt etc.

 

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