Presentation on theme: "How to design a container that will protect an egg."— Presentation transcript:
1 How to design a container that will protect an egg. Egg Drop ChallengeHow to design a container that will protect an egg.
2 Egg Drop ChallengeProblem: You will design a container for a single egg that will maintain the structural integrity of the egg when the container is dropped from a height of three (3) meters.
3 Egg Drop Challenge Rules: The egg has to fall the full 3 meters. The container should be on the egg, integral to the egg.Any materials may be used with the approval of Dr. Cruz.School will provide: 1 balloon, tape, index card, newspaper, plastic bag, rubber bands.Once the egg container is dropped, it may no longer be touched.The egg must free fall, as opposed to glide, as on an airplane type device.
4 Egg Drop ChallengePre approved items brought from home: bubble wrap, cloth (old sox), packing “popcorn,” Dixie cups, extra balloons (provided they are the same dimensions as the one provided).Others will be discussed next week.Guest Judge: our people are checking with Vincent’s people to see if he is available to judge.