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WFU Physics Lecture Demonstrations

Regular Vs Diet; Floating Soda

PIRA 2B40.52

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Description:

The specific gravity of sugar is much greater than that of artificial sweetener. This is why a regular soda will sink and a diet soda will float.

Recipe and
Location:

Regular Soda
Diet Soda
Aquarium

Video:

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Real Video:

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Notes:

None at this time.

 

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