Definition of solute and solvent and examples. Water as a solvent and how ionic and covalent solutes dissolve in water.
Explains how salt dissolves and shows a simulation of the process at the microscopic level.
Explains what solutes and solvents are and shows sugar dissolving.
A video lesson about solutions, as well as related terms including concentrated, dilute, and molarity.
Reviews definitions and examples of solutes and solvents, why water is such a good solvent, and how ionic and covalent solutes dissolve in water.
Come up with questions about a topic and learn new vocabulary words to determine answers using an Ask, Answer, Learn table.
Discover how and why blood donations are made and how the components in whole blood can be separated and used to save lives.
Find out how salt is separated from sea water and how the harvested salt is used.
Find out how salt can be removed from ocean water and its potential to provide people with fresh drinking water.
An animation that shows and explains how salt dissolves in water at the microscopic level.