LIVE Course for free

Rated by 1 million+ students
Get app now
0 votes
in Solutions by (47.9k points)
closed by

1. Define solution. 

2. Explain the types of solutions with suitable example.

1 Answer

+1 vote
by (46.8k points)
selected by
Best answer

1. A solution is a homogeneous mixture of two or more substances, consisting of atoms. ions or molecules. 

2. Types and examples of solution.

S. No. state of solution Solute Solvent Example
1. Gaseous solution Solid  Gas Camphor in nitrogen gas
Liquid Gas Humid oxygen (Oxygen containing water)
Gas Gas Air ( A mixture of nitrogen, oxygen and other gas 
2. Liquid solution Solid Liquid Salt water
Liquid Liquid Ethanol dissolved in water
Gas Liquid CO2 dissolved in water (carbonated water)
3. Solid soluation Solid Solid Gold alloy ( of copper used in making jewellery)
Liquid Solid Amalgam of potassium (used for dental filling)
Gas Solid Solution of H2 in palladium

Welcome to Sarthaks eConnect: A unique platform where students can interact with teachers/experts/students to get solutions to their queries. Students (upto class 10+2) preparing for All Government Exams, CBSE Board Exam, ICSE Board Exam, State Board Exam, JEE (Mains+Advance) and NEET can ask questions from any subject and get quick answers by subject teachers/ experts/mentors/students.