Now that we understand the basic physics principles of a roller coaster, we are going to delve deeper to compare types of energy and understand the relationships between them. How do kinetic, potential, mechanical, and thermal energies work together to power roller coasters?
You will identify and compare energy types used in a roller coaster.
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Time to Complete
40 to 50 Minutes
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