Rulebooks

2020 Rulebook

Download the Physics Olympics Rulebook version 1.2 (updated on February 12, 2020). Please make sure to review the rulebook in full as edits have been made to pre-build activity rules. 

Update log:

  • Version 1.2 on February 12, 2020: 3D printing policy for pre-build activity “vacuum pump” added in 1) A. f). Floor material for the track in pre-build activity “Rocket Car” added in 2) c).
  • Version 1.1 on February 10, 2020: Pre-build activity “Rockect Car” – please note that the propellant must be solid.

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