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Observation

It  was observed that the car which had been installed with the reflective sunshade had the lowest cabin temperature,

followed by the car with the non-reflective sunshade. The car without  a sunshade had a temperature that was higher than than the other cars of between 6 °C and 8 °C.

Location measured

Car with sunshade

Temperatures measured at different points and time (°C)

8:00AM

10:00AM

12:00 Noon

2:00PM

4:00PM

6:00PM

Dashboard

No sunshade

26.7

51.9

74.3

77.4

75.2

58.9

Non reflective

24.8

47.5

66.8

71.3

68.3

52.7

Reflective

24.6

45.9

64.2

68.9

65.3

49.7

Steering wheel

No sunshade

26.7

45.7

63.2

65.2

64.1

49.7

Non reflective

24.8

38.5

56.8

58.1

56.3

42.6

Reflective

24.6

35.7

49.4

52.5

50.9

39.7

Driver’s seat

No sunshade

26.7

41.8

60.9

63.1

61.2

47.6

Non reflective

24.8

36.1

53.8

55.8

52.7

39.7

Reflective

24.6

33.5

46.9

49.6

47.6

36.5

Exterior temperature

24.5

24.5

24.5

24.5

24.5

24.5

The graphs below represent the results of our science experiment:

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Complexity level:
5
Project cost ($):
100
Time required:
1 day to prepare, 1 day for the science project experiment
Material availability:
Easily found
Safety concerns:

Ensure that cars are driven by persons with valid driving licenses.