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Chelsea Colatriano

Students of the Engineering Mechanics class are completing a unit on Systems of Forces. The closing challenge to this unit is to construct a tower using nothing but paper (no tape, no staples, etc.), and to then see how much weight it will bear. Students researched their ideas, modeled them on paper using force principles, and then got to work on their towers. Seems that our Science Building ceiling may be too short for their designs.

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