How could you separate sugar dissolved in water?
- Distillation is a separation technique in which the components are separated from a mixture based on the differences in their boiling points.
- In the case of a solid-liquid mixture, the solid can be separated by heating the liquid to its boiling point.
- Some other separation techniques are evaporation, crystallization, filtration, etc.
Answer and Explanation: 1
We are given a solution of sugar dissolved in water. We have to separate this solution.
This is done by the technique of distillation.
See full answer below.
Learn more about this topic:
fromChapter 1 / Lesson 9
Learn about fractional distillation. Understand the what fractional distillation is and its principles, see a diagram of its process, and view examples of fractional distillation and its uses.