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Homework Help: Does the volume of a soda have an effect on the pressure that comes after shaking it?

  1. Nov 28, 2006 #1
    It's the question for my science fair report.
     
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  3. Nov 28, 2006 #2
    I couldn't find anything on the inernet, so I asked here.
     
  4. Nov 28, 2006 #3
    Yes. As pressure increases, the volume tries to increase within the sode can. When there is an area to escape, it rapidly leaves because it is going against natural diffusion and being pushed by the CO2 inside the can.
     
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