A mixture is any grouping of different elements. A mixture is the primary basis of combining ingredients or elements of a compound. In chemistry and cookery, mixtures are usually in ratios of one element to another. The relative amounts of the materials affect the result of the mixture when combined. The term mixture is also an abstract, and may refer to any grouping of subject elements.
Examples of Mixture:
Saline- salt and water|
Steel- iron and carbon
Bronze- copper and tin
Conglomerate- mixed form of rock containing different elements
A group of people of different types and viewpoints
A bag of mixed candies
Cake, scone and biscuit mixtures
A suspension of flour in water, a heterogeneous mixture.