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What is the diffference between an element and a compound?

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Answered 2011-09-14 09:39:09

A compound is made of two elements an element is single all the elements on the periodic table of elements are elements. Compounds are two elements from the periodic table combinded

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It depends on which element and which compound

a compound is combined and a element is not

a compound is more then one element

An element is a single substance where as a compound is a combination of elements eg germanium is an element where as germanium arsenide is a compound....!

An element is by itself while a compound is two or more.

Nitrogen is diatomic so it is N2 it is a molecule but between the choices compound and element it is closer to element

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a compound is a mixture of elements. that is the difference

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The difference between an element and a compound is that an element, such as hydrogen and oxygen, is the most pure substance that there is. A compound is elements mixed together to form an object that is not pure in the sense that it's components are not the same.

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An element is only a chemical element, only a single type of atoms.A compound contain 2 or more atoms of different atoms.Matter can be an element, a compound or a mixture of compounds.

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It is compound not an element.

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Because they are, respectively, an element and a compound. There may be a deeper question here, but I'm not seeing it. Perhaps you're trying to ask what the difference is between an element and a compound?