5th grade science/ colloids
posted by emily .
what are some examples of colloids?
like a mixture,compound or sometin....
im looking for something like a colloid is water and oil mixed together and so on.
A colloid is a mixture in which finely divided particles are dispersed within a continuous medium so that the mixture can not be filtered easily or settled rapidly.
A water/oil mixture (milk) is an example of a liquid in liquid colloid. An example of a gas in liquid colloid is a whipped egg white.
There are some further examples here:
which also shows how colloids are classified further.
ummmmmmmmm......... i acctually havve a question what particales are in a colloid?????? help!!!!!!!