Egg Drop Project

1. Doominater84

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1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
The egg protecting device cannot slow down the natural descent of the egg in any
form: The mechanism used to protect the egg cannot rely on buoyancy (i.e. no
inflated balloon-based solutions) or air resistance (i.e. no parachutes or solutions
designed to increase the air resistance of the container)
2. Cost of all of the materials used must be provided (see rubric on pg. 5 and sample

6. utm01

10
I did this project as well and put the egg inside a box filled with sponge. On the outside of the box I cut out pieces of an egg carton and put one on each side (the dome shape is the strongest)