Research Archimedes' Principle, Boyle's Law and Pascal's Law and
then write a descriptive paragraph in your own words how you think
the Cartesian Diver works. For your grade, hand in the paragraph
and demonstrate that your diver works by making the "sub"
descend and attach to the "treasure".
Plastic soda bottle with cap (filled with water)
Instructor will provide:
Plastic Dropper or Pipette or pen cap
Paper clips (for weight, grappling hook &"treasure")
Pliers (to shape the paperclip hook and "treasure")
Bonus will be awarded if the "sub" is balanced correctly
to lift the "treasure" to the top.
Show the instructor
your paragraph and demonstrate your diver for a grade.