Recall that mixtures are combinations of two or more pure substances (elements or compounds).
Mixtures can either be:
• Homogeneous: the components are evenly distributed and indistinguishable from each other
• Heterogenous: the components are not evenly distributed and distinguishable from each other
Which of the following is the correct description of a cube of material cut from the inside of an apple?
a. It consists of a homogeneous mixture of compounds.
b. It is a pure compound.
c. It consists of a single compound in different states.
d. It consists of a heterogeneous mixture of compounds.
e. It consists of a heterogeneous mixture of elements and compounds.
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