Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 17 - Think and Do: 31

Answer

This is a hands-on demonstration. Try this with your friends, and be prepared to explain the physics of the demonstration to them. You will see that bubbles form first at the bottom, where the water is being heated. A geyser and a coffee percolator work for the same reasons.

Work Step by Step

This is discussed on page 326.
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