Your mission, if you choose to accept it…

Students are issued the challenge:  Engineer a car crash that occurs at a point designated by your intructor. (No buggy may start less than 1 meter from the crash site.) Oh yeah, and you can’t have your buggies until you are ready to crash them.

At first they are stumped but then they dig into their old data from their previous work and I am impress with how quickly many of the groups are ready to go.

Teachers note:  the buggies do not maintain a steady course. Curved path over just a few meters leads to a bunch of near misses as seen below…


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