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.