Student Handout #4:

Processing the Problem

Directions: After your group or class has reached agreement on the Problem Statement for the Mars Airplane Design Problem,continue with the following steps:

 

Step 1: Develop a list of questions below about what your team ALREADY KNOWS about Mars,its atmosphere,aeronautics and airplane structure and function.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Step 2: Develop a list of questions below about what your team will NEED TO KNOW about Mars, its atmosphere ,aeronautics and airplane structure and function.

 

 

 

Step 3: Choose appropriate category names and organize your questions into these categories.Use as many categories as you believe is best for grouping the questions.

 

Category 1:____________________

 

 

 

 

 

Category 2:_____________________

 

 

 

 

Category 3:_____________________