Pour A Bowl of Cereal
San Bernardino County Superintendent of Schools
Saturday, November 04, 2017 Setup Time:
8:00 AM Contest Start Time:
Live Division I - Ages 11 - 14 (Middle School)
Adrian Lopez - invitation signed.
Emily Sandoval - invitation opened.
Nathan Torres - invitation opened.
Eddieberto Marquez - invitation signed.
Taja Wilder - invitation signed.
Joaquin Cervantes - invitation signed.
Devin Rizo - invitation sent
Ulises Orozco - invitation sent
Nathan Torres - invitation signed.
Emily Sandoval - invitation signed.
Our Team Leader's favorite quote:
"Do or do not, there is no try." -YodaWhy we think we should win:
We are hardworking and persistent and we want to represent our School and city.Suggestion for next year's challenge:
10 transfers of energy leading to a toaster turning on
This is our Rube Goldberg machine and what it will do is, it will start with a marble track after the marble track the marble will go down a pool noodle and than it will go into a cup that spins. The cup will flip and knock down a row of dominoes. The dominoes lead to a toy car. The toy car will hit a marble into another pool noodle. That marble will hit a mouse trap and the mouse trap will set off which will push the big marble. That big marble will hit the cannonpult which sets off the cannonpult and that will flip the cereal box to poor the cereal.
Our Step List
1)Mable goes down track
2) marble falls into spinner
3)spinner hits jenga blocks(dominoes)
4)blocks hit marble
5)rolls into pulley cup
6) cup pushes toy car
7) toy car pushes dominoes
8) dominoes triggers mouse trap
9) mousetrap activates catapult
10) catapult launches ball
11) ball pushes car
12)Car pops balloon
13) Cereal in balloon pours into bowl
Our Close-ups: Photos
A maximum of 3 close-ups (scanned diagrams, photos). Images must be JPG or PNG, and less than 5 MB.
Our Close-ups: Task Completion
Our Machine Explaination and Walkthrough
Our Machine Run Videos