Junior - Mechanical Engineering: Balloon Car Design Challenge
** THIS KIT IS READY FOR PURCHASE! **
Learn about air power and create an alternative fuel car.
Learn about potential and kinetic energy
Design and build a balloon car
Test your balloon-powered car
Analyze and share results
Brainstorm ways to improve your design
When you've earned this badge, you'll know how to engineer a balloon-powered car and understand potential energy, kinetic energy, and jet propulsion.
Kit Cost: $5.00
Badge completion instruction packet
Car body (TP tube or plastic water bottle)
Engineering Process booklet
Not included, but needed for completion:
Recycled items if you'd like to use something else for wheels and/or body. (optional)