Team # 94: Greenwood High School Physics 2 TEAM PAGE

Greenwood Community High School
Greenwood, Indiana, United States

Contest:
Open An Umbrella
Host: Jac-Cen-Del School Corp. and Ripley County Economic Opportunities through Education
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Setup Time: 8:00 AM
Contest Start Time: 10:00 AM
Live Division II - Ages 14 - 18 (High School)
Team Leader: Rich Perry
Team Members: 18
Invitations: 0



What we're studying:
Physics with an engineering slant.

Someone has carelessly left Mr. Spell on the roof of the building and a rainstorm is coming. It is up to Woody and the gang to use the things around the school to come up with a way to open an umbrella and save Mr. Spell from the damaging effects of the water on his electronics!

Our Step List

1. Foot pushes drum pedal
2. pedal upsets lever
3. lever lifts tube
4. balls roll into cup
5. upsets second lever
6. car rolls down track into dominoes
7. dominoes move block
8. ball starts rolling hits pivot
9. pivot rotates striking ball
10. ball fires gauss gun
11. starts ball rolling in tube
12. ball hits mousetrap
13. mousetrap swings arm
14. arm pulls string
15. string releases triple beam balance
16. balance releases trigger
17. weight rides zipline striking metal
18. metal pulls string
19. car starts rolling pulling pin
20. ferris wheel turns pulling string
21. screws cascade
22. strikes ball
23. ball hits mousetrap
24. mousetrap pulls block
25. car rolls down hits pendulum
26. pendulum hits ball
27. ball falls on switch starting motor
28. motor pulls string
29. ball rolls down tube hitting car
30. car starts dominoes
31. last dominoe falls in cup
32. cup pulls block
33. connect block slides and hits ball
34. ball hits switch
35. switch turns fan on
36. air blows boat forward
37. boat mast hits ramrod
38. ramrod hits ball
39. ball falls in to cup
40. pushes switch
41. switch completes circuit
42. circuit starts roller coaster
43. coaster hits block
44. block hits train
45. train pops balloon
46. balls fall into cup
47. switch turns off
48. electromagnet releases ball
49. ball hits switch
50. fan turns on
51. air blows car
52. car switches on power
53. steel bearings climb tower
54. bearings roll down track into funnel
55. marble hits cup
56. cup hits switch
57. switch fires ramrod
58. ramrod hits block
59. block rotates
60. car moves forward
61. cap pulls off
62. umbrella opens

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