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Q: Why is condition of equilibrium between evaporation and condensation know as a physical equilibrium?
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Is distillation a chemical change or a physical change?

Distilling involves evaporation and condensation- PHYSICAL changes.

What are the 5 physical change in matter?

Melting,freezing, evaporation, condensation, sublimation

What is the physical process by which vapor becomes liquid or solid the opposite of evaporation?


What is a physical process by which vapor becomes liquid or solid the opposite of evaporation?


Evaporation a physical change?

Yes, because it can be reversed by condensation. Physical change = Reversible Chemical change = Irreversible

What physical change of state is opposite of evaporation?

Evaporation is the physical process where a liquid turns into a gas. The process of a gas becoming liquid is called condensation.

The change in state from gas to liquid?

Condensation is the change of the physical state of matter from gaseous phase into liquid phase and is the reverse of evaporation.

What is 3 changes that are physical changes?

Evaporation, Condensation, Melting and Freezing are all physical changes as only the state of matter is changing, rather than the chemical properties.

Which is a example of a physical rather then a chemical change?

Freezing/melting or evaporation/condensation, are physical changes that don't affect the chemical nature of the substances.

Is evporation a physical or chemical change?

Evaporation is a physical or a state change. The element or compound is not altered, and one would get it back through condensation.

Is subliming ice a chemical change?

No, sublimation is a change of state, so it is a physical process.