St. Ansgar Science Department

Live Division II - Ages 14 - 18 (High School)
Monday, February 22, 2016
12:30 PM

Open An Umbrella

Location
St. Ansgar High School
206 East 8th street
St. Ansgar, Iowa 50472, United States

Date & Time
Monday, February 22, 2016
Setup Time: 8:00 AM
Start Time: 12:30 PM

Coordinator
Devin Schwiesow
Science Teacher
641-425-7552

Registration Fee
$ 150

Registration Deadline
Friday, January 29, 2016

Details
Limited to 16 teams.
This event is open to the public.

During the contest, 16 high school teams from across Iowa will demonstrate machines that open an umbrella in a minimum of 20 steps to a maximum of 75 steps. Teams and their machines are judged on a range of criteria from absurd complexity, reliability, team chemistry, creativity, humor and story-telling -- along with the successful achievement of the task at hand. This will be the FIRST Official RUBE GOLDBERG contest in Iowa...get registered today!

Machines must fit through a doorway that is 75" wide X 80" high, this is reduced from national requirements due to space limitations. Once in the door, national requirements are allowed.

Teams

1st
Team # 122: St. Ansgar Saints - St. Ansgar
2nd
Team # 209: RRMR - Rockford
3rd
Team # 136: NK MATH CLUB - Northwood
Team # 87: Bearcats - Saint Ansgar
Team # 137: Rainbowtribe - Britt
Team # 170: Osage - Osage
Team # 180: North Union Warriors - Armstrong
Team # 159: Shake N Bake - Forest City
Team # 165: Science 11 - Cresco
Team # 210: Insert Name Here - Maynard
Team # 188: Perry-4 - Perry
Team # 189: Perry-7 - Perry

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