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Is sodium and chloride an element or a compound or a mixture?
On their own, sodium is an element, and chloride is an element. Together they are a compound because they have been chemically bonded. Together they are known as sodium chloride. ...
Is the compound sodium chloride the same as the element chloride sodium or the element chlorine?
No. Sodium chloride is quite different from either of its component elements. ...