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by tigerpanda
May 9th, 2013, 5:48 pm
Forum: 2013 Lab Events
Topic: Metric Mastery B
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Re: Metric Mastery B

I was just wondering if anyone knows what a station might be like for measuring speed?
It might be how fast is this Hot Wheels car traveling as it is going down this twisty turvy Hot Wheels ramp.
by tigerpanda
May 9th, 2013, 5:47 pm
Forum: 2013 Lab Events
Topic: Metric Mastery B
Replies: 123
Views: 20064

Re: Metric Mastery B

I would doubt that they would give you an English measurement and ask you to convert it to metric. That just seems to be too obvious and easy.
On the contrary, I have seen those types of questions at competition before.
by tigerpanda
May 9th, 2013, 5:44 pm
Forum: 2013 Lab Events
Topic: Metric Mastery B
Replies: 123
Views: 20064

Re: Metric Mastery B

Well, among common metals you have things like iron and aluminum, which have respective densities of 7.87 g/ml and 2.7 g/ml, so I think so far randomly guessing is our best strategy for this. I agree...the only metals they really give you at competition are Fe, Al, and Cu. Three out of four competi...

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