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www.livescience.com/56214-does-salt-make-water-boil-faster.html

Sep 22, 2016 ... According to an old wives' tale, adding salt to a pot of water on the stove will make it boil faster. The tale is true, but the difference is negligible, ...

mentalfloss.com/article/60046/does-adding-salt-water-make-it-boil-sooner

In fact, adding salt does the very opposite of making water boil faster. Instead, it makes it take longer for the water to boil! The salt actually increases the boiling ...

www.myrecipes.com/how-to/does-adding-salt-to-water-make-it-boil-faster

Aug 15, 2016 ... OK, so this is a question we come across a lot: I don't know whether to add salt to my water before or after it comes to a boil... will adding the salt ...

curiosity.com/topics/salt-wont-help-your-water-boil-faster-curiosity

Nice try, but no: the notion that salt boils your water faster is an old wives' tale. Not only does it not help, it hurts, since salt actually has the opposite effect on ...

www.physicsforums.com/threads/salt-to-help-water-to-boil.130854

I have heard that if you put salt into water it will make it boil faster. ... boils faster than normal, which salt does not do but a higher altitude will do ...

www.thoughtco.com/adding-salt-to-boiling-water-607427

Apr 11, 2017 ... Usually, you add salt to water in order to boil the water to cook rice or pasta. Adding salt to water adds flavor to the water, which is absorbed by ...

theorganizedwife.wordpress.com/2014/03/12/myth-adding-salt-to-water-will-help-it-boil-faster

Mar 12, 2014 ... Adding a small amount of salt to a pot of boiling water will generally take some time, ... how the molecules move in the pot, making them move faster, which produces more heat. ... Myth: Does a Watched Pot Really Never Boil?

www.reference.com/science/salt-make-water-boil-faster-abec508cff423e26

Adding salt to water actually boosts the boiling point a few degrees, but even with the higher boiling point, salt water boils faster than pure water because salt ...

www.abc.net.au/science/articles/2007/04/12/1894612.htm

Apr 12, 2007 ... The claim is that adding salt to water does the same. It increases the temperature at which the water boils, which then supposedly cooks ... Smaller cavities merge to make bigger cavities, which in turn ... So adding salt to water will not cook your pasta faster – unless your watch is calibrated in microseconds.

www.quora.com/Does-salt-make-water-boil-faster

Talking about boiling, thermodynamics is your boundary, your limit case, it tells you where you will (eventually) end up. In this case, it helps you understand where ...