What Is a Mechanical Mixture?

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A mechanical mixture is a combination of two or more substances that no matter how hard you stir or mix, they still remain as separate substances lying beside each other. The materials that are mixed together aren't made into one, for example fruit salad. In a mechanical mixture, one can easily tell the separate entities that make the mixture.
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A mechanical mixture refers to when substances are combined by you can still tell that they are separate entities. When you pour milk into a bowl of cereal, you are creating a mechanical mixture.
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