Disequilibrium: Egg in a Bottle

by: Todd Hoover

This column shows how to use discrepant events to confront misconceptions. This month’s Disequilibrium column carries out the traditional version of the egg-in-a-bottle activity with the addition of a few other steps to further students’ conceptual understanding of air pressure.


Type Journal ArticlePub Date 10/1/2018Stock # ss18_042_03_10Volume 042Issue 03

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