# which ball would hit the bottom of the bucket first?

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If I dropped a bowling ball in a bucket of water which is 45 degrees F, and dropped another bowling ball of the same weight, mass, and size in a bucket at 30 degrees F, both of them at the same time, which ball would hit the bottom of the bucket first?

posted Jun 20, 2014

First ball.
Once first ball dropped. The second ball push the first ball to the bottom of bucket.

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As shown, there are two buckets of water.
In Bucket A, the temperature of the water is at 25 degrees C.
In Bucket B, the temperature of the water is at 25 degrees F.

You drop a coin into each bucket from the same height and they hit the water at exactly the same time.

Which coin touches the bottom first?