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  • In this activity, students observe how freshwater and saltwater mix.

    By the end of this activity, students should be able to:

    • describe what happens when freshwater and saltwater mix
    • understand that mixing is a result of the differences in densities of the liquids.

    Download the Word file for:

    • introduction/background notes
    • what you need
    • what to do.
      Published 3 December 2007, Updated 12 June 2015 Referencing Hub articles
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