Design & build a device which can launch a Table tennis ball over a specified height & covers maximum distance to win $100!. Be in the Great Court on Thursday, Nov. 17 at 12:30 p.m. to participate or cheer on the participants. Students, faculty, staff & administration - you're invited!

Objective:

Design and build a paper device (using the material specified) to launch a table tennis ball which has to go over a specified obstacle height. The goal is to cover the maximum distance from the base line of obstacle.

Time Limit:

20 minutes to design & build device.

10 minutes to compete.

Materials:

Hollow cylindrical cardboard cups

Cardboard Clips

Rubber Bands

Straws

Ice cream sticks

Sticky Tapes

Paper clips

Rules:

The distance will be measured from the obstacle.

The ball which covers the max distance from the base line will win.

Judge's decision will be final.