April 16th, 1:00 PM
Practice field (next to the Tri-College Center)
Regulations: You will need to construct a full-scale siege weapon,
a trebuchet or a catapult, capable of launching a basketball.
elastic, springs, chemical reactions or electricity are allowed.
tension and counterweights are to be used.
you build a machine and launch the ball, you earn an A.
A competition will be held for
accuracy and distance.
Can be done in
groups of less than 4.