Is table salt a compound or an element?

Answer Table salt (NaCl) is a chemical compound. The compound is made of two elements: sodium (Na) and chlorine (Cl). Separately, both sodium and chlorine are poisonous. Table salt usually contains additi... Read More »

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Is sea salt any different from table salt, or is it better for your health to eat sea salt than regular salt?

Sea salt is considered by some to be a healthier alternative to table salt, since it lacks artificial chemicals used in processing. Despite the iodine content of seawater, however, sea salt typical... Read More »

Is it okay to nest a table in an inline element that is nested inside a block element?

Yes, just make sure you have a ice sculpture as the center piece...

Is H2O an element or a compound?

H2O is the chemical formula for water, which is a compound. A compound is made up of elements. In this case, water is made up of two molecules of the element hydrogen and one molecule of the elemen... Read More »

Is hydrogen a compound or an element?

Hydrogen is an element. However, hydrogen alone easily escapes the Earth's atmosphere, so almost all of the hydrogen found on Earth comes in the form of a compound, such as water, which is a hydrog... Read More »