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In the following set of substances, one item does not belong to the set. Select this item and explain why it does not belong to the set :

Hydrogen, Oxygen, Steam, Chlorine


Solution

Answer:- Steam

Others are the name of elements (atoms) but steam is not an element.

Elements – Elements constitute the simplest chemical substances in which all the atoms are exactly the same.

hydrogen (H2), oxygen (O2 ), and Chlorine (Cl2) are elements as they exist with their atom only.

Compounds – Compounds are chemical substances made up of two or more elements that are chemically bound together in a fixed ratio.

Steam is a compound that is formed after the reaction of two elements that is oxygen and hydrogen.

H2+O2H2O(Steam) 



Chemistry
Science for Ninth Class - Part II - Chemistry
Standard IX

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