Balloon Powered Race Cars

balloonCars!! aren’t they exciting?
Race Cars !! Amazing piece of machine.
Make your own race car, using Balloon…..
Yes, Balloon…. the colourful, fun-tastic balloons…
NO OTHER POWER SOURCES ALLOWED… except.. MIND POWER……

You might be thinking, what am i Gonna Learn?

You learn…

  1. All the Newton’s Laws (3 of them)
  2. Concept of Force, Velocities and Acceleration.

You have to follow some rules:

  1. Same size balloon for everyone (Provided on-spot).
  2. Build your car out of anything.. (card board, Light Wood etc.)
  3. It should have ATLEAST 3 Wheels….(Like the Autorickshaw) you can have 4, 5 etc……… DO NOT USE THE TOY’s WHEELS.
  4. Your car should always be in contact with the ground.
  5. It should travel at least 1 metre.
  6. MONEY!!!! How much??? Not more than Rs. 100/-
  7. USE EVERYDAY THINGS YOU FIND AT YOUR HOME…….

Competitions:

  1. Lightest Car
  2. Fastest Car
  3. The Farthest Distance travelled

Hints:

For wheels: Check for CD’s, Ping pong ball, tuner knobs, perfectly round seeds from plant, etc….
For channelling the air: ink filler, straw, etc……
For the Chassis: cardboard, wood etc….
Lets….. Vrrrroooooooooooom…………….

FOLLOW THE LAWS (Newton’s)….. and WIN THE RACE…….

Venue: INOX Courtyard
Date: 17 January, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM – Registration
10:30 AM – Race
Note: Balloons will be provided at the venue.
Prize distribution on 17th Jan at 17.00 Hrs during valedictory