Both suspensions and colloids are heterogeneous mixtures. Define and characterize a suspension, listing similarities and differences to a colloid. Give several examples of suspensions.

QUESTION POSTED AT 18/04/2020 - 07:24 PM

Answered by admin AT 18/04/2020 - 07:24 PM

Colliod: A mixture in which the suspended particles are to small to be seen with the naked eye
Suspension: A temporary heterogenous mixture that separartes into individual components with time
A colliod is a stable soulution and a suspension is only stable stable for a time or not stable at all
 Examples of colliods: glues, the preparation of soils for agricultural purposes, the manufacture of photographic plates anf films, the silvering of glass, for mirrors, and certain methods of dying.
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