Background Information On May 8th, 1886, the product of Coca-Cola was established in Atlanta, Georgia. Through out the many steps in making the soda, the local pharmacist, John Stith Pemberton made the syrup for Coke. The first time this soda was put on shelves, …show more content…
In 1923, when Pepsi Cola went bankrupt, Caleb Bradham bought the name “Pepsi Cola” from them. Whenever 1931 rolled around, Loft Candy Company bought Pepsi Cola. Guth offered to sell Pepsi Cola to Coca-Cola when he struggled to make it a successful business. Coca-Cola refused to offer a bid. Pepsi was introduced in 1964. Pepsi has 12% sugar content in every can.
Problem or Purpose
The purpose of the experiment is to find out if sugar content affects a person’s preference on Coke and Pepsi.
If Pepsi is sweeter than coke, then it would change the persons preference to like pepsi better. The independent variable is Coke and Pepsi, while the dependent variable is people being surveyed.
The materials in this experiement is cans of Coke and Pepsi. The experiment will need paper cups and survey papers.
The first thing to do in the experiment is to lable to cups on the bottom. Label Coke as A and Pepsi as B. Then, poor the Coke into the “A” cups, while pooring Pepsi into the “B” cups. The next step in the procedure is to gather test subjects. Have the participent taste both cup A and cup B. Then have them, circle the soda they preferred best after the