Date: Tue Oct 27 07:51:24 2009 ** **Back to Contents ** ------------------------------------------------------------------------ **

Author: Robert T McQuaid

Subject: Microwave

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October 27, 2009

tap-l@lists.ncsu.edu

Subject: Microwave

Ladies/Gentlemen:

My son has often heated macaroni by putting it on a
plate in a microwave oven. He has also cooked popcorn
in the microwave by putting in a pre-packaged bag.
Recently he changed the popcorn procedure by putting a
plate under the bag. At the point where the popping was
nearly complete the plate shattered. Not into a few
large pieces, but lots of small ones, none more than 5
per cent of the original size.

What happened to cause the plate to shatter?

Robert T McQuaid
Mattawa Ontario Canada




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