IMAT 2017 Q41 [Separation Methods]

Which one of the following statements correctly describes the type of mixture and the most appropriate method used to separate the specified component from the mixture?

A. salt from salt solution – homogeneous; paper filtration

B. water from salt solution – heterogeneous; simple distillation

C. chlorophyll from a solution of different plant pigments – homogeneous; chromatography

D. red blood cells from blood – homogeneous; centrifuge

E. gasoline/petrol from crude oil – heterogeneous; simple distillation