Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

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

Chapter 17 - Think and Do: 34

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'll find that the solution of salt and water has a higher boiling point. In fact, the boiling point of water is raised whenever a soluble, non-volatile substance (e.g., salt, sugar, antifreeze) is added to it.
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