Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

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

Chapter 14 - Think and Do - Page 278-279: 35


A water-filled bottle inverted on the moon would pour out its contents smoothly and without gurgling.

Work Step by Step

The gurgling is due to air bubbling up through the water, and equalizing the pressure in the jar (above the water) with atmospheric pressure. With the moon's lack of atmosphere, this gurgling would not happen.
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