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How do you drop a raw egg on a concrete floor without breaking it?

Assume the egg is a standard chicken egg, dropped from the height of 2m.

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  • $\begingroup$ This is a well-known riddle, @danielmathias's answer is correct. $\endgroup$ – Duck Sep 29 at 16:14
  • $\begingroup$ Given this answer I recommend that the tag is changed to wordplay or else this isn't a puzzle $\endgroup$ – Adam Sep 29 at 16:14
  • $\begingroup$ we used to have engineering challenges every year on how to drop a raw egg a couple of stories onto a hard surface without breaking the egg... turns out there are a lot of ways to do it $\endgroup$ – SteveV Sep 29 at 16:18
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    $\begingroup$ XKCD 169 seems to be relevant here. $\endgroup$ – Bass Sep 29 at 19:53
  • $\begingroup$ I swear this is a duplicate... Am I hallucinating? $\endgroup$ – greenturtle3141 Sep 30 at 4:44
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Quite simply:

Just drop the egg. The concrete floor is not likely to break.

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one way is

drop it from a very low height (1 mm or so)

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  • $\begingroup$ Added some more precision to the question. $\endgroup$ – rinspy Sep 29 at 16:06
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Another possible answer:

Drop it on a planet with a very low gravity. The speed it will get from a 2m drop will not be sufficient to break it.

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