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Why does a bucket filled with sand and water evaporate faster than a bucket filled with purely water?

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  1. Because there's less water in the bucket that also has sand.

  2. can i do an experiment using sponges to test this out?

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  3. No. Check it out with two identical buckets and sand and water.

  4. thank you

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  5. You're welcome.

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