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Science Fair Project

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by TACOMA TRD, May 14, 2011.

  1. May 14, 2011 at 6:36 AM
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    TACOMA TRD

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    My son is in the 5th grade and has Science Fair Project that is due by Monday. Anyone have any good ideas of what we can put together rather easily in two days?

    I Know....we should have waited until Sunday night!! :eek:
     
  2. May 14, 2011 at 8:17 AM
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    BuckNakedBooda

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    The fruit or potato clock is a quick simple project....

    http://www.crystal-clear-science-fair-projects.com/fruit-batteries-project.html

    Another thought would be putting together a volcano.....
     
  3. May 14, 2011 at 8:18 AM
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    Build a model rocket and study the way rockets/airplanes work??
     
  4. May 14, 2011 at 9:14 AM
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    Great... Volcanoes not allowed...go figure I did find the one where you have a multimeter and measure the amps in fruit. Also we came across the soda can one where you tap side of can instead of top to relieve gas.
     
  5. May 14, 2011 at 9:30 AM
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    i'd give you my potato gun if you lived closer. and then you guys could study projection? or combustion? and then your son will love you even more and longer cause he would then have a "bazooka". if you need, i'll draw you up some plans and parts list
     
  6. May 14, 2011 at 9:37 AM
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    i won the science fair in 5th grade with "which metal conducts the most electricity".
     
  7. May 14, 2011 at 9:40 AM
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  8. May 14, 2011 at 9:41 AM
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    fireturk41 I like to break shit!

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    or use pullys and rope and explain mechanical advantages, nothing cool like a 80lb kid lifting 100lbs with one hand...thats was my 8th grade thingy
     
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