Rube Goldberg(Oklahoma Only) MS
Darin Messerli: firstname.lastname@example.org
Valerie McCauley, email@example.com
The Rube Goldberg project is an extreme design and problem solving activity. It takes a simple operation like raising a flag requiring multiple steps using all six simple machines to transfer energy and motion. For examples, go the official Rube Goldberg website: http://www.rubegoldberg.com. Also Google Rube Goldberg and search YouTube Videos for Rube Goldberg.
CAREERS ASSOCIATED WITH THIS EVENT
Entries are limited to one team of a minimum of three. At least three contestants need to continuously be working on the rube. No more than 6 contestants are to be in the build area working on the rube at any time. **Build time will be four hours. Final judging will begin at 1:00.
*Build time will be four hours. Final judging will begin at 1:00
*Groups must bring and wear safety glasses
*Each team must bring their own power strips and extension cords
*Teams must bring their own materials
*Teams must turn in their designs to the judges at check in. Designs must be completed before building occurs
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