ERIC Number: EJ582570
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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The Egg in the Bottle Revisited: Air Pressure and Amontons' Law (Charles' Law).
Adcock, Louis H.
Journal of Chemical Education, v75 n12 p1567-68 Dec 1998
Presents instructions for putting a hard-boiled egg inside a bottle whose opening is slightly smaller than the egg's circumference, and for getting the egg out of the bottle. Also describes variations of the demonstration such as cooling the flask or using a banana. Cites incorrect and correct explanations of the demonstrated phenomenon. Contains 20 references. (WRM)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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