why is water a compound and air a mixture?

Asked by  | 31st May, 2008, 04:33: PM

Expert Answer:

Water is made up of only H2O molecules so its a compound whereas air is made up of many gases like O2, N2,CO2, SO2, H2, etc hense a mixture.

Answered by  | 31st May, 2008, 07:27: PM

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