Students work cooperatively to construct the longest cantilever that supports the most weight. Students will discover the relationship between joint strength and load.
This pack includes enough materials for 50 students to work in teams of two:
- Popsicle Sticks, Straws, Masking Tape, Weights/washers, Large paper clips, Tape measures.
- Teacher Guide and student handouts
Based on activity from Teaching Engineering Made Easy.
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