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Answered 2012-04-23 19:51:16

charcoal is made from wood. It's a smoked and dehydrated form of black solid and will not dissolve in water.

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How do you separate a mixture of charcoal from salt?

put this mixture in water. salt will dissolve in water. now filter this solution with a filter paper. we will get particles of charcoal on the filter paper as residue. now heat the solution of salt and water .the water will evaporate leaving behind salt. thus the mixture of charcoal and salt is separated.

What makes charcoal dissolve?

Isopropyl or rubbing alcohol

Is powdered charcoal soluble in water?

No. Carbon is not water soluble.

A substance that does not dissolve?

- Sand does not dissolve in water- Plastic does not dissolve in water- metals do not dissolve in water

Benzoic acid in water?

Is partially soluble in cold water but completely in hot water. In the laboratory it makes it easy to clean. Dissolve- add charcoal. Filter hot, cool down to allow to crystallize.

Is charcoal less dense than water?

Yes, charcoal floats in water.

Why aniline dissolve in alcohol but not dissolve in water?

aniline dissolve in alcohol but not dissolve in water

Does iodine dissolve in water?

NO iodine can not dissolve in water but it can dissolve in benzene

Where to purchase deactived charcoal?

For fish tanks you want activated charcoal to filter the water. Deactivated charcoal is just charcoal.

What solids dissolve that do not dissolve in water?

The solids that dissolve but do not in water are coffee and tea.

Why does a piece of charcoal floats on water?

Because that piece of charcoal is lighter that the water, so it floats.

Wood charcoal is heavier than water yet floats on water?

The only way that charcoal (whether of wood, animal, etc.) can float on water is if the total mass of the charcoal is less than the total mass of an equivalent volume of water. This means that the charcoal is not heavier than water, at least not an equal volume of water. If the charcoal was heavier than (an equivalent volume of) water, it would not float.

Do lipids dissolve in water?

No. Lipids do not dissolve in water.

Why do things dissolve in water?

They dissolve by sinking in to the water.

Solids that dissolve in water?

Tablets dissolve in water

Does hydrogen dissolve in water?

No, Hydrogen does not dissolve in water

Does surf dissolve in water?

Yes, It Does Dissolve in water.

Does soap dissolve in water?

No, soap does not dissolve in water

Does water and salt dissolve?

No, but salt does dissolve in water.

Does mixture dissolve in water?

mixture dissolve in a water

Does water dissolve salt?

does salt dissolve in water

Do hydrocarbons dissolve in water?

Hydrocarbons do not dissolve in water.

Can a tissue dissolve in water?

No tissue can not dissolve in water

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