For Thanksgiving this year, your family decided to go back to basics and cook the turkey over a fire. The problem is they don't have a contraption to put the turkey on over the fire! Your family wants you to build a prototype using only straws, yarn, and masking tape. Once you've built the strongest prototype, your family will know which design will work best and be able to copy it using the proper materials.
Your design does have some criteria and constraints. The contraption has to be built to place over the fire by touching the ground. The fire ring for the prototype is about the size of the bottom of a water bottle. The prototype must be wide enough to fit on the outside of the fire ring without touching it. Your design has to have a height of at least six inches. You and your group should try to design a technology following these guidelines that holds the most weight.
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