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The ice melts because of the sun reflecton off of the aluminum.

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Q: How does ice melt with the sun and aluminum?
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Why does ice cream melt in the sun?

ice cream melts in the sun because when the heat of the sun get to the ice cream its starts to melt like ice.

How will the sun melt ice faster?

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Which would melt first ice wrapped with plastic or aluminum foil?

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Would an aluminum cup melt ice faster or would a fome cup melt ice faster?

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Does ice cream melt faster in the shade or the sun?

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Will ice melt in aluminum?

ice actually melts pretty fast on aluminum, it will probably take 15 minutes

Will ice melt faster on plastic wrap or aluminum foil?

Ice melt lot faster on aluminum foil because it conduct more energy than plastic wrap:)

How do you melt ice on the road quickly?

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Will ice melt faster wrapped in plastic foil and aluminum foil and put it outside or if you put it inside?

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Will ice melt faster in the sun or under a light bulb?

Ice left out in the sun will always melt, while ice left out a mile from a light bulb might not melt in the Arctic, for example. To achieve the same heating effect as the sun, the electric bulb must be within about 1 ft of the ice.

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Which will melt faster ice or candy?

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If you put the ice cream out in the sun, it will melt down.

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The ice cubes get more radiation energy when in the sun.

Does dirt melt ice?

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Which melts ice better salt or sun?

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