Team # 412: Montevideo Maroon Mustangs TEAM PAGE

Montevido Middle School
Penn Laird, Virginia, United States

Online Contest:
Online Division I - Ages 11 - 14 (Middle School)
Team Leader: Elizabeth Webb
Team Members: 0
Invitations: 0

What we're studying:
Inventions, technology, and STEM curriculum.

Our Team Leader's favorite quote:
"If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door." -Milton Berle

Why we think we should win:
We tried many solutions, had many accidental trials and tribulations, and even dismantled the entire machine to start over, in order to rescue the fair Consuela.

Suggestion for next year's challenge:
Have the machine feed a person with a spoon.

Favorite Rube Goldberg video:

The Rescue of Consuela

Our Step List

1. The rescue marble rolls down the meter stick of meter stickiness.
2. It lands on another sticky meter, changing direction.
3. It travels through the Keva plank shelves of Ducktopia and is forced,
4. Down through the turbulent tornado,
5. And across the bridge of danger in order to,
6. Knock over an approaching the stallion gladiator and,
7. Travel through the tube of darkness,
8. Landing on another meter of stickiness, only to
9. Roll down the cool mystery panel,
10. Into the overgrown medieval castle,
11. Causing the domino effect on the wooden guards,
12. Knocking over the large evil llama,
13. Causing the prince to travel down his zip line,
14. In order to glide to Consuela being held captive by Dr. Quackerpants in the tower,
15 . and apply the Band-Aid of rescue.

Our Close-ups: Photos

Our Close-ups: Favorite Step

Our Close-ups: Task Completion

Our Machine Explaination and Walkthrough

Our Machine Run Videos

Machine Run #1
Machine Run #2