Slippery Slope

Energy and Change
Everett Standish

Alexandria Vaughn

What is your project about? It was about which material stopped the wheelslip the best, While letting the train pass through without derailing or getting stuck in the material. It's also about how to improve safety on the tracks. Why did you choose this project? To help find ways to improve the American Railroad System to help deliver goods on time. I also chose this project to increase safety on railroads around the U.S. What was your result/overall conclusion? Those objects that absorbed the oil did the best. The Ones that were thinner than the rest usually did better than thicker ones. Why is your project important? It is important because it created a better way to stay safe on a train. While keeping fast pace in the process.

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