Pour A Bowl of Cereal
Ethical Culture Fieldston School
Sunday, March 11, 2018 Setup Time:
9:00 AM Contest Start Time:
Live Division II - Ages 14 - 18 (High School)
Derek Chen - invitation signed.
Christopher Kei - invitation signed.
Satyam Talele - invitation signed.
erin ibo - invitation opened.
Aman Sawhney - invitation signed.
Mukund subramaniam - invitation sent
What we're studying:
Math and Comp Sci (Aman + Chris)
Math and Business (Muki)
Uncleared(All the underclassmen) Our Team Leader's favorite quote:
"We Show Up!"Why we think we should win:
Because our machine is DA BEST. Yeah.
It has the biggest hands. Suggestion for next year's challenge:
Open Facebook on Smartphone
Since this year most of us are senior we decided to make ours a mangled version of the Common Application. The machine features a distressed red and white paint job to symbolize our own frustrations and further it features mostly falling elements which represent our hopes and dreams falling.
Our Step List
1. ball hits bat
2. ball hits ball/string
3. string pulls carboard
4. ball falls down track
5. ball hits domino
6. Domino hits other domino
7. Domino hits domino/string
8. String pulls car/ball
9. Car/ball cause ball to have momentum imparted on it
10. Ball hits see saw
11. See saw pull lever
12. Lever hits ball
13. Ball hits wood
14. Wood triggers switch
15. Electricity turns on pump
16. Pump moves milk up tube
17. Milk hits bowl
18. Electricity turns on fan
19. Fan blows cereal
20. Cereal hits bowl
21. Aman throws bowl on the floor
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