How to Demonstrate Moving Pepper

You have a science fair coming up, and you want to have something to show. Try this easy experiment!

Steps

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    Get a glass bowl and fill it with about a quarter of an inch filled with water.
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    Shake some ground black peppercorns in the water.
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    Dip your finger in some dish soap and stick your finger in the bowl. The pepper should move.

Things You'll Need

  • Small bowl
  • Ground pepper (or peppercorn)
  • Dish soap

Article Info

Categories: Science for Kids