differentiate b/w compounds n elements??

Asked by AaNchaL BaBBaR | 29th Oct, 2013, 06:42: PM

Expert Answer:



  1. It is a pure substance which cannot be converted into simpler substances by any physical or chemical means.
  2. It is made up of only one kind of atoms.
  3. It is represented using symbols.
  4. Can be classified into metals, non-metals and metalloids.
1.It is a pure substance made up two or more elements combined chemically in a fixed ratio.
2.It is made up of two or more different kinds of atoms.
3.It is represented using formula.
4.It can be broadly classified as ionic and covalent.

Answered by Hanisha Vyas | 30th Oct, 2013, 03:00: PM

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