Physics and Astronomy

Small Barge

Hold up as many pennies as you can.

Purpose To learn about buoyancy.
Participants Teams of up to six.
Materials Use a 15 cm x 15 cm sheet of aluminum foil.

Teams are given 15 minutes to make their boat.

Judging The boat holding the most pennies without sinking is the winner.
Source Carole Escobar

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