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Earthquake Towers Maker Project

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$1,620.00 (USD)
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Description

More goes into constructing buildings than you might think. Engineers have to find the perfect design to make sure the building stays strong through many hardships. With the Earthquake Towers Maker Project, students will construct their own towers and test them with a shaker table to simulate an earthquake.

Details

Type: Multi-Student Project Packs Grades: 6-12
SKU: W43177

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Learning Values

Science
  • Seismic forces
  • Earth structure
  • Resonance
Technology
  • Design attributes
  • Systems
  • Historical perspectives
Engineering
  • Logic/creativity in innovation
  • Prototypes
  • Technological design
Math
  • Wave functions
  • Scaling
  • Logarithmic functions

Specifications

  • Students Served: 30
  • Tools and Materials Required: Foam board, pins, and small clamps

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