Monday, October 18, 2010

Trebuchet facts & fun

Here are some links to investigate trebuchets

Trebuchet Challenge

NOVA from PBS...try to destroy the castle

Some basic reminders

Warwick castle

Dragonfly TV episode

Thinkquest history & physics

Butler CC basic tips

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

My idea for grading is that not only should distance be considered in the final score, but also how much money was spent. Trebuchets that were cheaper to build would be easier for the common person to build, and they would be more open to constructing it because of the small cost input.