Put Money in a Piggy Bank
Online Division I - Ages 11 - 14 (Middle School)
Ella Akers - invitation signed.
Reid Johnston - invitation signed.
Rylee Cooper - invitation signed.
Ali Legere - invitation signed.
Virginia Owings - invitation signed.
Chloe Cyr - invitation sent
Chloe Cyr - invitation signed.
What we're studying:
We are studying Medieval Times this year in history. Molecular chemistry in science too. We were also given the choice of choosing an interesting self-chosen topic to study, and are doing countless projects showing our knowledge. Our Team Leader's favorite quote:
"When life isn't going right, go left."Why we think we should win:
We worked so hard for the past three weeks perfecting this machine. We want to see it get us somewhere in this competition. Suggestion for next year's challenge:
Typing on a computer.Favorite Rube Goldberg video:
This machine is based off of Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse. A villain has stolen a priceless coin from Northeast Bank and all the different Spider people work together to get the coin back in the bank where it belongs.
Our Step List
1. Hand starts ball
2. Ball rolls down track
3. Ball hits needle
4. Needle pops balloon
5. Balloon releases bottle
6. Bottle swings down
7. Bottle hits chair
8. Vibration causes Spiderman (ring with washer) to go down
9. Spiderman picks up coin by magnet power
10. Coin and Spiderman go into bank
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