1.How can we prove that wood is a heterogenous mixture?
2. Please explain about dispersed phase and dispersing medium

Asked by kumar.ashlesha | 24th Jul, 2014, 08:26: PM

Expert Answer:

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Solution of your first query,

The composition of wood is not uniform throughout as it contains knots, tree rings, and individual pieces of bark. It is heterogeneous, cellular and anisotropic. Hence, wood is considered as mixture.


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Answered by Prachi Sawant | 25th Jul, 2014, 11:10: AM