Roller Coaster Design Activity
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The Powerpoint contains 12 pieces of roller coaster track that the learner can use to design a new rollercoaster. These are designed to printed and act as a cut and stick exercise.
Teaching notes are included giving a guide for the task.
Once designed, the learner can choose a mass for their More… carriage and then calculate Gravitational Potential Energy, Kinetic Energy and Velocity.