Class 4 (Year 10) Prize 2021

Top winners in Class 4 (Year 10) out of 29 entries.

 

First Prize - $300

Student Name: Emma Bateson, Imogen Bell and Liang Dajnowski
Registration Number: 4-8
Year: 10
School: St Oran's College
Teacher-in-charge: Keith Deverall

 

Project Title

All About the Bays

Project Description

A rocky shore survey was carried out at Houghton Bay and Owhiro Bay. The diversity of organisms was compared between bays, synthetic surfaces and rock pools and this data was compared with previous records when the area was polluted with sewerage.

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Second Prize - $150

Student Name: Charlie Chen
Registration Number: 4-28
Year: 10
School: Wellington High School
Teacher-in-charge: Murray Chisholm

 

Project Title

Liquid Layers

Project Description

Water and vegetable oil do not mix and form two layers in a beaker. Is it possible to fill the beaker with many more layers of immiscible fluids? How many layers can you obtain?

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Third Prize - $100

Student Name: Sophia Johnson, Ellie Cowley
Registration Number: 4-23
Year: 10
School: Upper Hutt College
Teacher-in-charge: Aimee Williams

 

Project Title

Drug Solubility

Project Description

Investigation into the speed it takes for several types of over-the-counter paracetamol tablets to dissolve in simulated stomach acid.

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Fourth Prize - $50

Student Name: Zoe Rawdon
Registration Number: 4-15
Year: 10
School: St Oran's College
Teacher-in-charge: Keith Deverall

 

Project Title

Solar Shield

Project Description

Investigating the amount of silica particles in the atmosphere needed to cool the Earth.

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Protection of Copyright, Intellectual Property and Design
Please note that the students intellectual property within entries to this fair have been protected by gazetting this exhibition under Section 9(2) of the Patents Act 2013 and Section 10(2) of the Designs Act 1953 by The Commissioner of Patents. https://www.iponz.govt.nz/about-iponz/the-journal/