Did you know - you could Power a small Paper Boat with Toothpaste????

Yes - that is true, toothpaste has a unique property that it dissolves and expands on contact with water. Using this property of toothpaste, we can make a small paper boat move forward.

Here is how to make it work:

1. Cut small Paper boats

2. Punch a small hole at the bottom

3. Make a small slit to make an opening (watch video)

4. Apply some toothpaste at the bottom of the hole and put it in water

5. Watch it move and have fun

<p>This is just great. I loved the idea!</p>
<p>Thank you very much. I am glad you enjoyed it</p>
<p>Thanks! The kids enjoyed making this today in class - used very thin Styrofoam sheets for the boats. </p>

About This Instructable




Bio: Healthy Kadai is all about healthy cooking, simple yet interesting recipes, appliance based cooking with a goal to move towards a healthier lifestyle. Click here ... More »
More by Healthy Kadai:Oreo Cold Coffee Homemade Nachos Chips Eggless Semolina Cake in Pressure Cooker  
Add instructable to: