Open An Umbrella
Online Division I - Ages 11 - 14 (Middle School)
Our Team Leader's favorite quote:
"I would rather sit on a pumpkin all by myself than be crowded on a velvet cushion."Why we think we should win:
We believe that we should win because we think that the work that we put in to this machine should translate into great results.Suggestion for next year's challenge:
A suggestion that we have for next years challenge is that we should try to open a water bottle without using our handsFavorite Rube Goldberg video:
Our Step List
1. The Newton's cradle hits a golf ball.
2. The golf ball then hits a series of dominoes.
3. The dominoes hit a marble.
4. The marble then rolls off the board guided by a colored pencil onto wall coasters.
5. The marble lands on a small ramp and rolls until it hits a trio of dominoes.
6. The dominoes hit a marble.
7. The marble rolls onto an alligator toy that falls off onto a tube.
8. The tube
Our Close-ups: Photos
Our Close-ups: Favorite Step
Our Close-ups: Task Completion
Our Machine Explaination and Walkthrough
Our Machine Run Videos