A mixture of ethyl alcohol and water can be separated by which method?

  1. A. Using a separating funnel
  2. B. Sublimation
  3. C. Evaporation
  4. D. Fractional distillation

D. Fractional distillation
A mixture of alcohol (ethyl alcohol) and water is separated by a process known as fractional distillation. Ethanol boils at a lower temperature than water, the alcohol vaporizes while most of the water remains as liquid.

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