Results for: Ooblecks

In Science

What kind of spacecraft can float on oobleck?

Solid objects can float on oobleck, which is a mixture ofcornstarch and water, if they move quickly enough. The less thespacecraft weighs, the longer it can stay afloat on the ( Full Answer )
In Science

What is oobleck?

Oobleck is a sticky substance that is a solid when pressurized but a liquid when not pressured in room temperature. It is a great thing to help teach kids chemistry. Oobleck ( Full Answer )
In Fuel Filters

How does oobleck show pressure?

Oobleck is made from corn starch and the best example to describe how does oobleck show pressure. take a 2L bottle and put sand and water in it squezee it soft the water can f ( Full Answer )
In Units of Measure

Is oobleck a soild or liquid?

Oobleck (a mixture of corn starch and water, not the fictional substance from the Dr. Seuss book) is a something called a 'Non-Newtonian' fluid. This means that when pressure ( Full Answer )
In Physics

How do you make oobleck?

In order to make oobleck, you have to mix 2 things of cornstarch and 1 thing of water. EXAMPLES 2 teaspoons of cornstarch 1 teaspoon of water 2 cups of cornstar ( Full Answer )
In Science

What is strange about the oobleck?

what is strange about oobleck is how it is shiny and looks like a very soft liquid like water but is NOT very soft at all and when you put your hand in it it sinks and oobleck ( Full Answer )
In Physics

Why is oobleck a liquid?

yes and no. oobleck is a non-newtonian fluid, which means it is not a solid or a liquid. If you let it go, it looks like a liquid, and acts like a liquid. If you hit it or han ( Full Answer )
In Chemistry

What is oobleck made of?

It's a mixture of water and cornstarch. twice as much cornstarch as there is water.
In Chemistry

Why does oobleck act the way it does?

Oobleck acts the way it does mostly because of water movement. Whenit is surrounded by water, that surface tension helps its granulesflow freely due to extra lubrication. Howe ( Full Answer )
In Uncategorized

Can you eat oobleck?

yes you can eat oobleck because oobleck is tristans mom and you can eat her
In Physics

Can you make oobleck with flour?

yes you can with 1water 2flower and 3 with corn starch the flower makes the oobleck soft
In Science

Is oobleck a mixture?

Oobleck is a heterogeneous mixture more commonly known as asuspension. The mixture is made up of cornstarch and water. It willbehave as either a solid or liquid depending on p ( Full Answer )
In Uncategorized

Can people eat or drink oobleck?

I wouldn't recommend it! I licked a bit off my fingers today in science class and it tasted awful and it felt like it was burning my tongue! My friend licked it too! We are wi ( Full Answer )
In Uncategorized

What is oobleck used for?

It can be used as just a fun experiment for kids learning what non newtonian fluids are. It can also be used to show what viscous elastic fluids are.
In Baking Soda (sodium bicarbonate)

Can you make oobleck with baking soda?

Yes all that you have to do is mix baking soda and water then add food coloring [optional]
In Chemistry

When does oobleck act like a solid?

Oobleck is a non-Newtonian fluid providing a realization of a shear-thickening fluid. Non-newtonian means that at a state of rest, it acts like a liquid, but when outside fo ( Full Answer )
In Uncategorized

Can you cut a ribbon of oobleck with scissors?

It depends on how much water or cornstarch you put in. If you put too much water in it would be too much of a liquid. If you put too much cornstarch it won't even move. So if ( Full Answer )
In Science

Oobleck is a liquid or a solid?

Oobleck is a non-Newtonian fluid with shear thickening properties, meaning that when stressed is applied to it, its apparent viscosity increases. Basically, when someone hits ( Full Answer )
In Units of Measure

Why oobleck a solid and liquid?

Oobleck is both a solid and a liquid because Dr. Seuss said so. Since it's completely fictitious (made up), and nobody but Bartholomew ever saw any of it, it was free to h ( Full Answer )
In Miscellaneous

What can oobleck be made of?

Oobleck can be made of corn starch and water. Very simple.! you can add more water/starch depending on if you want it watery, or more dry.
In Elements and Compounds

Is oobleck a element compound or mixture?

A compound is a substance formed when atoms of 2 or more elements join together. Therefore, an oobleck would probably be a compound.
In Chemistry

How is oobleck a gas?

Oobleck is not a gas. It is a non newtonian fluid made of corn starch and water. I suppose it could be a gas, though, if you heated it up a lot.
In Miscellaneous

Is oobleck a trademarked name?

Sort of...! Oobleck is just cornstarch mixed with water. It's slimy when held but hard when hit. It is called Oobleck because of the 'oozy' feeling when held. It may also ( Full Answer )
In Entertainment & Arts

What happens when oobleck is squeezed?

oobleck is a goo so if you evenly ( and correctly) distributed your materials then it should all stay together
In Chemistry

What type of matter is Oobleck?

If you slowly slide your hand into a batch of Oobleck it will sink. If you try to quickly remove your hand it'd be hard to get your hand out. And if you punch, or apply force ( Full Answer )
In Science

How does one conduct the Oobleck science experiment?

To conduct an Oobleck science experiment, one must prepare the science equipment's and apparatus. The experiments requires one cup of water, corn starch and food coloring of y ( Full Answer )
In Uncategorized

What is a use for oobleck?

Oobleck is a Non-Newtonian liquid called a 'dilitant' which has many uses for its amazing properties. These include : . Bullet-proof vests . Filling pot-holes ( it fills a ( Full Answer )
In Chemistry

Why is Oobleck a gas?

There are three primary states of matter, solid, liquid and gas. Of the three, the one Oobleck is not is a gas.
In Uncategorized

What is the test variable for oobleck?

A quick tap on the surface of Oobleck will make it feel hard,because it forces the cornstarch particles.