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Make a Lattice Tower
Make a lattice tower that can carry 10 kg at the top.
The tower should be at least 2 metres high and must not tip over at a slight push.
Which of these two shapes do you think is the strongest ?
Is it a square shape with four bars and four joints or is it a triangular shape with only three bars and three joints ?

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Toolbox:
Wooden bars, about 1 x 1 x 100 cm
Glue
Small nails
Hammer, saw and pliers

Instead of using wooden bars, you can make your own ‘bars’ by rolling a page from a newspaper around a match

Square Triangle
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