Bernoulli, Bernoulli, Bernoulli
Updated: Friday, July 26 2013, 11:58 AM EDT
Things you will need:
-A Piece of Paper
-(2) 2 Liter Bottles
-Hose that Fits the Funnel
-Ping Pong Ball
What you need to do:
#1 Blow over the top of a piece of paper.
#2 Lay (2) 2 Liter bottle about 4 inches apart on 5 straws each. Blow between
the bottles with a small hose.
#3 Put a ping pong ball in an upside down funnel and blow hard.
#4 Support a ping pong ball in the air with a hair dryer-tilt the dryer and
watch the ball still suspended.
#5 Support a small basketball in the air with a leaf blower. Tilt the leaf
blower. The basketball remains suspended.
What is going on here:
The Bernoulli principle states that as the speed of a moving fluid, (gas or
liquid), increases, the pressure within the fluid decreases. Bernoulli makes it