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by sciencechic
November 29th, 2011, 8:23 am
Forum: 2012 Build Events
Topic: Bottle Rocket B
Replies: 201
Views: 40478

Re: Bottle Rocket B

Go to a store and get a bunch of bottles, then test them all. This is how we found the best bottle. We just launched the bottles for time and found the best launcher.
National times should be close to 25+ seconds this year.... jmho....
by sciencechic
October 1st, 2011, 5:25 am
Forum: 2012 Study Events
Topic: Forestry B/C
Replies: 619
Views: 58981

Re: Forestry B/C

Texas has the state list out... why can't they ever change?
by sciencechic
July 8th, 2011, 6:26 am
Forum: 2011 Study Events
Topic: Preliminary:Forestry
Replies: 308
Views: 68051

Re: Preliminary:Forestry

You can preserve leaves a number of ways-- pressing, the wax paper pressing or soaking in glycerine and water (1:2) then drying.
by sciencechic
July 2nd, 2011, 7:08 am
Forum: 2011 Invitationals, Regionals, and States
Topic: Texas 2011
Replies: 466
Views: 44679

Re: Texas 2011

What type of summer school? Here summer school is because you are missing a class. (or failed) We rarely have more then 30 kids, ever. Tryouts??? Maybe one day. Not sure if our 9th graders will return or not.... Why would you do tryouts in May? Don't some people move and 6th graders come into the sc...
by sciencechic
June 27th, 2011, 5:32 pm
Forum: 2011 Invitationals, Regionals, and States
Topic: Texas 2011
Replies: 466
Views: 44679

Re: Texas 2011

Try outs for next year already???
Why before school starts?
Do your 9th graders come back?

A lot of us have started this summer but try outs will not be til school starts and this year sounds like it will be a test.
by sciencechic
June 22nd, 2011, 4:50 pm
Forum: 2011 Study Events
Topic: Preliminary:Forestry
Replies: 308
Views: 68051

Re: Preliminary:Forestry

Three Forestry binders done! Flash cards almost done!! Whoo hoo.... there are a lot of trees on the old list, some don't match up with names so it will be interesting to see what they use for the list.
by sciencechic
May 16th, 2011, 11:42 am
Forum: 2011 Lab Events
Topic: Can't Judge a Powder B
Replies: 246
Views: 30226

Re: Can't Judge a Powder B

05/13/2011 - 21:53 Usually, the observation sheet will be prenumbered. At nationals, will we have to number ourselves or will it be similar to other competitions and be prenumbered? No, the national sheet will not be pre-numbered. (section: 5 / paragraph: a / line: 1) 05/14/2011 - 12:31 I understand...
by sciencechic
May 9th, 2011, 1:07 pm
Forum: 2011 Nationals
Topic: Swap Meet 2011
Replies: 201
Views: 24862

Re: Swap Meet 2011

She has about 12, kinda creepy if you ask me, but she thought it would be great for swaps... LOL
by sciencechic
May 9th, 2011, 1:00 pm
Forum: 2011 Invitationals, Regionals, and States
Topic: Texas 2011
Replies: 466
Views: 44679

Re: Texas 2011

Zeros are the events that the team did not do. There are 28 events to pick from in TX and you can only compete in 23 events. So they give a zero to the events you drop. There are 5 trial events in each division.

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