Key Terms in Science Flashcards

Diffusion

The spreading of a substance widely in usually a liquid

Dissolve

To break down and form a solution

Solute

A substance that can dissolve into the liquid

Solvent

A substance that can dissolve into another substance

Solution

The final product from adding 2 or more substances together

Particles

A small substance that is in a solid liquid and gas

Filtering

To purify a substance usually liquid

Evaporation

Is when the substance (liquid) gets to a boiling point and gas starts
coming up

insoluble

cannot diffuse into each other

soluble

Can diffuse into each other

solubility

How much ability to dissolve to form a substance

impure

not clean; dirty

pure

clean; free of any contamination

crystals

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crystallisation

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saturated

maximum; filled

unsaturated

minimum; not filled

boiling point

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