Challenge 2 - Toothpick tower
No more than 20 tooth picks and
No more than 10 marshmallows
Construct the tallest tower you can.
-Height is the vertical span from the bottom of the lowest marshmallow to the top of the highest marshmallow.
-Tower must be free standing, resting on a flat surface and not supported anywhere but the lowest marshmallow(s) (no leaning against walls, no suspending your tower)
-You may only enter this challenge once; Multiple entries will be scored, with your worst score going towards your points total (No re-submissions, post edits, or post deletions!).
-Competition runs through 5pm Eastern on Sunday (April 5th).
-Please link pictures of your build (with measuring tape or ruler verifying measurement).
-Kids are encouraged to participate.
Points (pay attention, slightly different this week!)
You will earn:
1 point for every competition you participate in
1 point for making it easy to verify you followed the rules (this also means following the rules )
3 points for besting my solution
2 points for an inventive step. To earn this, your solution must be different than the solutions posted before you and you must explain how it is inventive.
5 points for “best” solution. In this challenge, the tallest tower wins. In case of tie, earlier post wins.
All decisions final, don’t like my rules, run your own competition.
Sam_J4409 - 10
Jacob_Banooni - 5
JKBear331 - 3
JimboFee - 2
UnofficialForth - 2
Lipstick - 2
PaytonB - 2
Brittan - 1