||To measure the mass of a heavy object i.e.
model truck, motorcycle, car, etc....
||To understand mass and weight.
||Teams of 3 - 5 people.
||10 m of strong nylon rope, a strong plank
2m long, a pail of water, source of water, a ruler, basketball, paper,
talcum powder, a large dowel (20 cm X 5 cm)
||The team must use the supplied apparatus
to measure the mass of the object.
||Winner is the team with the most accurate
result. Runners up lose 1 point for each kilogram error.
||Youth Science Foundation Science Olympics
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