Comment 1: For Geology Rocks, the event description says “location of the epicenter using triangulation.” Are the students expected to understand how that happens or will they actually be finding the epicenter using seismograph data?
A:In order to receive the 1 point for the map question they will need to list which map was used.
Q: For Zip a dee doo dah, does the ping pong ball need to stay in the carrier just between the photogates? (ie, if the ball falls out after hitting the end of the zip line, is that ok?)
A: Yes, the ping pong ball needs to stay in the carrier just between the photogates. If the ball falls out after hitting the end of the zip line, that is ok.
Q: Will the fifth graders need to know the dates when the sun crosses each Zodiac constellation?