This physics project was the culmination of the students’ unit on mechanics they learned about newton’s three laws of motion, friction, simple. Building the car: step by step instructions 1 gather your materials and tools: - (4) records - (1) 36 inch square wooden rod about 3/8 inches thick. Earth shattering secrets for building winning mousetrap powered cars, boats, racers, and other mouse trap powered vehicles. What did we choose for materials and how did it affect the weight mousetrap 4 cd's 4 balloons 2 pens string 4 eye hooks 2 tops from pop cans what was our car built for. Simple machines - mousetrap car project module overview for grade level(s) thmiddle school: 6 – 8th grade high school: 9th th– 12 grade.
Project description: the purpose of this project was to build a car that was powered only by a victor standard-sized mouse trap the car is supposed to be designed. We hypothesized that our car would move very fast and with a far distance hypothesis: we expected our mouse trap car to go a far distance along with a. Physics mousetrap car experiment directions note: this handout is also available on the school's m, drive, in the stapleton folder within the. The mouse trap car project objectives: 1 build (no kits) a mousetrap car to travel a minimum of 10 meters (research for plans) 2 calculate the average velocity of.
Mousetrap car project by lee kirwin, noah smith, walker longworth, and samuel parral task outline noah smith – team project coordinator samuel. Analyze your mousetrap car's motion: how far did your car travel horizontally how long did your car take to travel this far what was your car's average velocity.
Physical science mr shepherd mousetrap car project introduction: you will build an originally designed vehicle powered solely by the energy of one standard-sized. The mousetrap car project scenario for this module the students will design and build mouse trap cars, test them and do calculations of speed, acceleration, and. Build a mousetrap car with materials commonly found around the home a mousetrap car is a fun and easy science project for students provided are step-by-step. Mousetrap racecar project due date: september 24 th/25 th, 2013 introduction the mousetrap car shows how energy can be transmitted from one location to another to.
How to build a mousetrap car a mousetrap car makes for a great science project, physics classroom experiment, or a fun weekend activity mousetrap cars. Physical science mr shepherd mousetrap car project introduction: you will build an originally designed vehicle powered solely by the energy of one. One of my sons friends stayed over yesterday and mentioned in passing he'd been assigned to make a mouse trap car for school i thought about how i had lots of fun.