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Physics and Astronomy

                                   
Cantilever
Objective

To hang out a team member as far as possible.

Participants Teams of up to six.
Materials Two boards will be supplied. They are both free moving and will rest on a platform.
Rules

1. Distance measurement is to the nearest part of the person's body in contact with the platform.
2. The cantilever system must be at rest during measurement.

Judging The score is determined by multiplying the weight of the person of the end of the cantilever by his/her distance from the platform.
Source This event was designed by George Vanderkur.
 

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