Team # 382: Titans TEAM PAGE

Holy Trinity High School
Hicksville, New York, United States

Online Contest:
Online Division II - Ages 14 - 18 (High School)
Team Leader: MaryClare Pellett
Team Members: 5
Invitations: 0

What we're studying:
The students on the team are part of Holy Trinity STEM Club.

Our Team Leader's favorite quote:
Math is everywhere!

Why we think we should win:
We worked very hard and tried to incorporate a hospital theme.

Suggestion for next year's challenge:
Open a door

Favorite Rube Goldberg video:

Our machine utilizes several hospital-themed items as well as items found in our homes to achieve the theme of applying a BAND-AID.

Our Step List

1. Ambulance rolls down the track and hits a pill bottle full of marbles
2. Marbles fall into a bucket
3. As the bucket falls, it raises the IV bag
4. As the IV bag goes up, it causes the ramp to pivot
5. The marbles fall into a cup, causing it to swing
6. The cup hits a golf ball that rolls into another cup
7. The cup lowers pivoting the pin
8. Pin pops balloon, releasing playdoh
9.Falling playdoh closes scissors
10. Scissors cut string, releasing marble
11.Marble rolls onto second track, hitting second marble
12. Two marbles roll onto third track, hitting third marble
13.Three marbles roll down track into cup and through the pipe
14. Marbles hit post, moving it to the opposite side
15. Post hits marble
16. Marble rolls and hits first popsicle stick, releasing the second marble
17. Second marble rolls down, hitting second popsicle stick, releasing the third marble
18. Third marble rolls down, hitting the third popsicle stick, releasing the fourth marble
19. The fourth marble rolls off, hitting a stick, releasing a mouse trap
20. The mousetrap flings a bandage onto a doll, applying the bandage

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