Biochemistry 101: Experiments with Wax Paper

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  • Topic: Liquid, Wax, Isopropyl alcohol
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  • Published : November 15, 2011
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What will happen when you put a drop of water on wax paper?
I think that it will just sit there and do nothing.
First I put a drop of water on the paper
Second I watched it to see what it will do
Finally I wrote down that it just stayed still

My hypothesis is correct
What will happen when you move the water around with a toothpick? I think it will go flat and dissolve in the in the wax paper. First I picked up the toothpick
Second I moved the water around with the toothpick
Finally I picked up the toothpick and the water didn’t move it just followed the toothpick

What will happen when you touch water with a soapy toothpick? I think it will bubble and spread out.
First I put a toothpick in the soapy water
Second I moved the water around with the soapy toothpick
Finally the water dissolved and some stayed

What will happen when you drop Isopropyl alcohol on wax paper? I think it will just dissolve in the wax paper.
First I put the isopropyl alcohol on the wax paper
Second I watched it to see what it will do
Finally I saw that it all dissolved in the wax paper

My hypothesis was correct
What will happen when you move Isopropyl alcohol with a toothpick? I think It will do nothing because all the alcohol is already dissolved. What will happen when you touch the alcohol with a soapy toothpick? I think it will do nothing because all the alcohol is already dissolved. What will happen when you put food coloring and warm water on wax paper? I think it will stay the same and don’t change.

First I put food coloring and warm water on the wax paper
Second I watched to see what it will do
Finally I noticed that it stayed the same
What will happen when you put food coloring and cold water on wax paper? I think it will dissolve and go through the wax paper.
First I put the food coloring and cold water on the wax paper Second I watched to see what it will do
Finally I noticed that it dissolved in the paper

My hypothesis is correct.
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