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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, an expert told Live Science. If you're adding 1 teaspoon (less than 3 grams) of salt to a liter (34 fluid ounces) of water, "it doesn't really make so much of a difference ...

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

Nov 23, 2016 ... As they say, "a watched pot never boils" (actually, that was Benjamin Franklin). If you want your water to boil faster, just add some salt. Right? 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 boiling ...

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

Apr 18, 2016 ... You put your spiffy new pot full of water on the stove, fire up the burners, and just as it's heating up, you toss a pinch of salt in to speed up the process to boil some delicious pasta. But wait a second, will adding salt to boiling water actually make the water boil faster? What does the salt do to the water to ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Does+Salt+Make+Water+Boil+Faster%3F&v=HUN4by4GfMk
Feb 6, 2017 ... We test the myth that adding salt to water will make it boil faster. The answer might not be what you think it is. Music- Too Cool - Kevin MacLeod (incompete...

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

Aug 15, 2016 ... Now, here's a slightly—and I mean slightly—more complex answer: Despite what you may have read in the past (like, "Always add salt before!" or "Never, your water will take forever") there's no discernible difference. If adding your salt does make water boil faster, said time is so minuscule you won't notice ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Does+Salt+Make+Water+Boil+Faster%3F&v=DP_mPJCEIAI
Mar 17, 2017 ... Here's my little salt to water experiment. May not be truly accurate as I ... turned on high for each. One of the pots of water had about 2 tsp. of salt added. The water with salt boiled faster by at least three minutes. Enough to convince me that adding salt to the water WILL in fact make the water boil faster.

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

Apr 12, 2007 ... If you watch somebody cooking pasta, you'll almost always see them adding some salt to the water. When you ask why, they'll say they add the salt either to improve the flavour, or to make the water boil at a higher temperature so that the pasta cooks faster. When you add heat to water, you turn the liquid ...

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 your boiling point is and what salt does to it. Salt elevates your boiling point (Boiling-point elevation). Intuitively, this means it should take longer ...

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

Apr 11, 2017 ... Although adding salt to water raises its boiling point, it's worth noting the salted water actually boils more quickly. That seems counter-intuitive, but you can easily test it yourself. Put two containers on a stove or hot plate to boil -- one with pure water and the other with 20% salt in water. Why does the salted ...