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ERIC Number: EJ945388
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Aug
Pages: 2
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-1062-9351
Hovercraft Project Teaches Design and Testing Processes
Keesling, Daryl
Tech Directions, v71 n1 p19-20 Aug 2011
Building hovercraft has proven very popular with the author's engineering students at Knightstown Community High School. The activity uses inexpensive, readily available materials: foam board, a pop-up water bottle cap, a balloon, and hot glue. In this article, the author describes the hovercraft project and how the project provides excellent experience with design and testing processes.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: High Schools
Audience: Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A