If pizzas are an example of a heterogeneous mixture, then what kind of heterogeneous mixture are they?
There are two primary types of mixtures which include homogeneous and heterogeneous mixtures.
Homogeneous Mixtures – These are mixtures which are uniform in appearance. The concentration of the dissolved substance(s) is constant throughout the mixture. Suppose that you dissolved a teaspoon of sugar within a warm glass of water and stirred its contents until no more solid sugar was observed. Once the sugar solution appears clear and colorless, we have created an example of a homogeneous mixture. The concentration of sugar within this solution would be constant throughout.
Heterogeneous Mixtures – These are mixtures which are not uniform in appearance. The concentration of substance(s) within such a mixtures is not constant throughout the mixture. Each constituent substance is not distributed evenly. Suppose that you emptied a bag of assorted nuts, candy, and popcorn into a basket. Upon stirring of this basket, one would observe an example of a heterogeneous mixtures. The concentration...
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