Why do Mentos and diet coke react?

Why do Mentos and diet coke react?
A carbonated beverage is packed full of dissolved carbon dioxide gas, which forms bonds with water. While the soda is in the bottle, the gas is kept in solution by the bottle’s pressurized conditions. When you pour some soda into a glass, some gas escapes and forms foam, but most stays trapped by the surface ...

How many calories are in a 2 liter of Coke?

How many calories are in a 2 liter of Coke?
In March 2004, the FDA proposed to require the full number of calories to be placed on the front of food packages likely to be consumed by one person, like a 20-ounce soda for example (see figure). A 20-ounce soda is 275 calories, not 100. If Coca-Cola followed that FDA proposal, a label of a ...

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