What is fractional crystallisation? Give an example of a mixture that can be separated using this method.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 8th May, 2014, 06:55: AM

Expert Answer:

Fractional crystallisation is a method which is used for separating a mixture of two solids, if their solubilities in a particular solvent differ widely. For example, a mixture of nitre and common salt can be separated by fractional crystallisation.

Answered by  | 8th May, 2014, 08:55: AM