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Old 05-05-2006, 03:00 PM
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Originally Posted by satfire311
When you put water and oil in a beaker together, the water will float to the top, while the oil will sink to the bottom. This is because oil has a greater density than water.
Actually, this has always been a misinterpretation. Water is DENSER than oil. Oil floats ON water. (Water is one of the most dense liquids.)
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