Technology Problem Solving

Here is a list of materials for each team to supply. NO OTHER MATERIALS MAY BE USED. The list of tools is recommended. Teams could have other tools if desired.

Only the following materials may be used. Each team will need to supply:

  • 1 sheet of graph paper
  • 6 Standard size paper clips
  • 6 drinking straws
  • 6 index cards
  • 6 Popsicle sticks
  • 4 8 oz styrofoam cups
  • Roll of masking tape
  • pencil

Recommended tools include: 

  • Eye protection
  • Ruler
  • Wire cutter
  • Pliers
  • Scissors
  • Craft knife or X-Acto knife