FILTRATION

Chemistry

METHODS OF SEPARATING MIXTURES

METHODS OF SEPARATING MIXTURES.

Mixtures can be separated from applying the following methods:

(A) DECANTATION

Sediments can be separated from a liquid by pouring out the liquid. This process is called decantation.

Experiment

Put some sand in a beaker. Add about 200cm3 of water. Allow sand to settle. Pour off water carefully into another beaker.