Launch Challenge (5th-8th)

You are a Mechanical Engineer hired to create a catapult that will launch an object farther, more accurately, and more precisely than any other existing catapult. You must follow the engineering design process to build a “Catapult” and “Catcher” prototype out 

of only household objects.


  • Enginnering Design Process
  • Accuracy vs. Precision
  • Optimal Angle of Projectile Motion

Launch Challenge (5th-8th)

    • PDF file of Launch Challenge project instructions

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