Monday, March 31, 2014


Welcome to S303 Group B's Physics Performance Task Blog. This is where we update the progress of our physics car.

Group: S303 B
Members: Rachel Mark, Puteri Nur Huda, Roger Ong & Nicholas Wong

Assignment of Roles

Project Manager (IC of the report and presentation) - Rachel Mark
- Responsible for all documentation and “care” of the mousetrap.
- Insures that all tasks are completed and documented on time.
- Has final say on any issue that cannot be settled by consensus

Drivetrain Engineer (IC of the Analysis) - Roger Ong

- Responsible for developing system to transfer energy from the “engine” to the wheels.
- Insures proper testing and documentation of all drivetrain components.

Wheel Engineer (IC of the Construction and Testing) - Puteri Nur Huda

- responsible for wheel choice and design
- sources materials for wheels
- works with Drivetrain Engineer to determine wheel-to-axle ratio and attachment

Chassis Engineer (taken by the 3rd member if it is a 3-member team) - Nicholas Wong

- responsible for the look and function of the body (chassis) of the car
- sources all materials for the chassis
- works with Drivetrain and Wheel Engineers to insure function and look of wheels and drivetrain components