Flashcards in Fifth Rule Quiz (Electric Vehicle and Experimental Design) Deck (12):
In Experimental Design, what two things must the team bring?
What three other things must the team bring?
What is not required?
Goggles and a writing instrument
Timepiece, ruler, any kind of calculator
Other safety clothing
In Experimental Design, what will scoring be done in accordance to?
What will earn no points?
What will points be awarded dependent to?
What kind if score wins?
The expanded checklist on the scioly website
Inappropriate or no response
The completeness of the response
In Experimental Design, how will ties be broken?
In what order?
Comparing the point total in specific areas
Variables, procedures, analysis of results, graph, data table
In Experimental Design, what happens if the team is unsafe?
What happens if you don't answer the assigned question?
Ranked below those who do
In Electric Vehicle, what must the team do?
How many people are in the team?
Is eye protection required?
Do you have to impound?
What is the time limit?
Design, build, and test one vehicle that uses electrical energy as its sole means of propulsion and stops close to target point
In Electric Vehicle, what score wins?
What does the final score consist of (two scenarios)?
The lower of the two run scores, or the score that doesn't fail
In Electric Vehicle, what must the vehicle travel?
What intervals can the stop point be at?
When will the stop point be announced?
Between 9 and 12 meters
Regionals .5m, state .1 m, national .01m
In Electric Vehicle, where is electrical energy stored?
What is not allowed?
What are the voltage specifics?
When are batteries installed?
What may be used to propel the vehicle?
Common commercially available batteries, labeled voltages
Lead acid batteries
6 cells- 1.5 volts or less; 1 cell- 9 volts or less; 1 battery pack- 7.2 volts or less
Immediately prior to run
Electrically energy in these batteries
In Electric Vehicle, what may other energy storage devices do?
Where must storage devices be?
How are components acquired?
Are electronic components allowed?
Operate other function, not propel device
Easily accessible locations
Purchased or made
In Electric Vehicle, what must fit in a ready to run configuration, in what size box?
How is the vehicle started?
Are sighting, aligning, guiding devices allowed?
What pieces may touch the floor?
Can the vehicle be remotely controlled?
What must competitors do?
The wheels or treads in a 35 cm by 60 cm by any height box
Using any part of an unsharpened, unused eraser, pencil- pushing down vertically
Yes, including labeled lasers
The wheels and treads and parts that were already touching the floor, pieces falling are not allowed
No, it must stop automatically
Answer questions on the design, construction, and operation
In Electric Vehicle, what must be attached to the front of the vehicle?
Where must this extend, in order to?
Where must the photo-gate lasers be placed?
Where must it extend so that its front bottom edge will be the vehicles measurement point?
What must extend past this, and it's limit?
One 1/4 inch wooden dowel
20 cm from the floor to interrupt the photo gate system
17 cm +\- 2 cm above the floor
Within 1 cm of the tracks surface
Nothing other than the dowel attachment system, of no more than 2 cm