A lever is just a rod as long as you don't use a fulcrum. One man`s trash is another man`s treasure. So, is everything else, just junk; as long as you don't put it to use the right way?
It is said that an idea can change the world. In JUNKYARD each of you has to bring out the beauty in the beast. This event is all about searching for the ultimate hands on team with great design minds who can churn out anything from heaps of scrap. This is the test of skills and creativity of the participants. So if you have the skills then sharpen it and get ready to face the challenge of "junkyard!"
Round 1. SMASH (Elimination Round):
It will consist of a pen &paper test. Questions will consist of simple general aptitude, current affairs& general awareness. It will consist of about 40 Multiple choice questions.
Time allotted for the round will be 10 minutes.
Only one submission will be allowed per team.
No modifications can be made once the answers are submitted.
Top 20 teams will be selected for round 2.
Round 2. EUREKA MOMENT (Qualification Round):
In this, each team will be provided same junk .They will have to make innovative model based on their creativity.
Time allotted will be 60 minutes.
Each team must formulate their own ideas and designs.
Plagiarism in any form shall lead to disqualification.
Top 5 teams will be selected for final round.
Models made in this round will be evaluated based on following criterion:-
Ingenuity and creativity.
Feasibility of the design.
Participants technical knowledge about the model.
Application to Society.
Round 3. SALVATION (Final Round):(final round)
The teams selected for the final round are required to fabricated a working model as per the given problem statement.