Science / Year 7 / Science Understanding / Chemical sciences

Curriculum content descriptions

Mixtures, including solutions, contain a combination of pure substances that can be separated using a range of techniques (ACSSU113)

Elaborations
  • recognising the differences between pure substances and mixtures and identifying examples of each
  • identifying the solvent and solute in solutions
  • investigating and using a range of physical separation techniques such as filtration, decantation, evaporation, crystallisation, chromatography and distillation
  • exploring and comparing separation methods used in the home
ScOT terms

Mixtures,  Separation (Mixtures)

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