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How long does it take to boil 4 cups water in microwave?
In order to boil a cup of water in the microwave, the required time is approximately 1-3 minutes to reach the boiling point. However, this depends on the microwave wattage or amount of water being heated.
Why you shouldn’t boil water in the microwave?
This is because water heated in a microwave oven can be heated above its normal boiling point (superheated). In an average kitchen, water will boils at 100 degrees Celsius if there is a bubble of steam or air present. But in the absence of bubbles, the water can become superheated above 100 degrees.
How long do I microwave water to boil?
If you’re boiling water in the microwave, it must stay at a rolling boil for two minutes. Putting water in the microwave for two minutes does not make it safe to drink.