Can an element be separated to form a compound? Can an element form a compund?
I think it's a yes to both of the above questions. An element can form a compound by combing with another element.
Science - PsyDAG, Monday, September 13, 2010 at 12:38pm
As you said in your answer, an element can form a compound by combining with another element. Do you see this as the same as being separated?