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Centrifugation is the method of separating two things with different densities, by rapidly rotating it in a circular motion which eventually, separates the less dense and more dense matters. It force the less dense matter to come on the surface of the mixture.
Application; > It helps in separating Milk and cream, when rotated rapidly in circular motion. The cream is forced to on the top, leaving milk at the bottom.
Principle: when two matters of different densities are spun around rapidly in circular motion, the less dense particles come up on the top, forcing the more dense particles at the bottom.
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Centrifugation is used to seperate contents of mixtures in which the size of solute particles is so small that they easily pass through a filter paper.The principle is that the denser particles are forced to the bottom and the lighter particles stay at the top when the centrifugal machine rotates speedily.
Application:seperation of cream from milk and butter.
squeesing out of water from wet clothes in washing machines.
To test blood and urine.
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