Misconception AMM051:

When water boils, the bubbles formed during boiling contain air, not water in the gas state (Osborne et al., 1983; Renstrom et al., 1990; Bar et al., 1991; Johnson, 1998a; Chang, 1999).

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AM031004

The bubbles that form when water boils are made of water molecules.

28%