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Karl Smallwood 2 comments Mark K. Cans of Diet Coke float. The cans are the same size and they contain the same amount of liquid according to the label.
If you put a can of Coca-Cola into a pool of water, it would sink.
However, if you put a can of Diet Coke into the same pool, it would float. Coca-Cola was invented by a man seeking a cure for the morphine addiction he acquired during the Civil War, and he marketed Coca-Cola as that. In any event, initially, this floating problem seems like something that breaks physics because both cans are the exact same size and contain exactly the same amount of liquid.
Eventually, Archimedes hatched a cunning plan to submerse the crown and measure the amount of water it displaced and compare that to the amount of water displaced by an equal mass of pure gold.
If the crown had been made with less dense materials than pure gold including silverit would displace more water than the gold bar.
Legend has it that Archimedes happened upon this idea when he jumped into a bath full of water and sent waves of bath water cascading to the floor, resulting in him running naked through the streets screaming Eureka!
But it makes a great anecdote for high school science teachers to tell their students I guess. Unfortunately, this is not true at all either. This results in one can floating and the other sinking and science teachers everywhere having a trick to go along with their often questionably accurate anecdotes.Jul 28, · Classic Coke Float.
Total Time 5 minutes.
Prep Time 5 minutes. Coke float makes a classic drink recipe. Made of ice cream and Coca-Cola, a Coke float is a definite favorite. Print Recipe.
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