WONDER #1567: How Does a Siphon Work?
Question 1 of 3
Historians believe the first documented use of the siphon can be traced back to which country?
Question 2 of 3
The ability to transfer liquid from one container to another while avoiding impurities makes the siphon a useful tool in the process of making what?
Question 3 of 3
The working principle behind the siphon has long been considered to be atmospheric pressure, but recent studies have suggested that what other force also plays a role?
- Doppler effect
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