Can an egg float in corn oil with water?

Answer Whether an egg can float on a liquid is a matter of its density and the density of the liquid in question. Oil appears more dense than water only because it is thicker. Oil and water combined are s... Read More »

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Will an egg float in regular water, salt water or sugar water?

A fresh egg will sink in plain water because it is more dense than the water. The same egg will float in salt or sugar water because the water is more dense with the addition of the salt or sugar. ... Read More »

Do eggs float faster in sugar water or salt water?

The reason that eggs float or sink in certain fluids such as water is based on their density. If the density of the egg is more than the density of the water it will sink. This can be adjusted by a... Read More »

How to Make Water Float on Water for a Science Project?

Water is an important substance. It covers 70% of the world's surface, and is vital for human and mammal survival. When water has solidified into ice, it can easily float on itself, but a science p... Read More »

Can rocks float better in water or salt water?

A rock sinks or floats in water depending on its relative density to the surrounding water. Salt adds to the mass of water, making the water denser. Since objects float better on a dense surface, r... Read More »