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17.6: General Questions

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    1. Sketch or describe where cohesion occurs when there is a bubble of water that rises above a coin or cup.  Also, sketch or describe where adhesion occurs when there is a bubble of water that rises above a coin or cup.

    2. Based on the density of metals and the density of water, should the paperclip be able to float on water?  Explain.

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