Worksheet: Separating Mixtures
In this worksheet, we will practice identifying separatory apparatus and describing suitable separation and purification methods for given experiments.
Which of the following methods is the most appropriate for recovering a solute from a solution containing other, more soluble solutes?
Which of the following methods is the most appropriate for separating a solid from a liquid?
Which of the following methods is the most appropriate for separating a liquid with a low boiling point from a mixture of liquids?
Which technique could be used to obtain pure solid copper sulfate from a solution of copper sulfate and sodium chloride in water?
A student dissolves some sodium chloride in water and wants to recover it. Which technique should they use?
A student must separate a sample of sand from a water suspension. Which technique should the student use?
Which of the following methods is most appropriate for separating a solute from a simple mixture of solvent and solute?
Which item of glassware is illustrated below?
- AVolumetric flask
- BErlenmeyer flask
- CBüchner flask
- DDistillation flask
- ERound-bottom flask