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Chain Reaction Contraption Contest

Grades 9–12
Contest Date:
Fri., Dec. 10, 2021
 
Registration Deadline: Fri., Oct. 8, 2021
Virtual Teacher Focus Group: Mon., Oct. 11, 2021 at 5 pm
Registration Fee: $25.00 per school 
 
High school students build a contraption that completes a specific task in 20 steps or more. Teams submit preliminary design drawings, project progress photos/videos, and reports to document their contraption's evolution, then present their contraptions for judging based on functionality, complexity, and creativity in achieving the task.
 
2021 Chain Reaction Contraption Contest Task: TURN THE PAGE!
 
This year's contest will be held onsite at Carnegie Science Center (unless otherwise noted).
 
For additional information, contact Lorren Kezmoh at 412.237.1552 or KezmohL@CarnegieScienceCenter.org.

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