Roller Coaster Science Collection


The topic of teaching conservation laws, forces and friction as well as engineering arises annually. This is a small measure of resources available and they are mostly in the Learning Center.

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Resources in “Roller Coaster Science” Collection

Title Resource Type File Type
The Ramp PhET

Explore forces, energy and work as you push household objects up and down a ramp. Lower and raise the ramp to see how the angle of inclination affects the parallel forces acting on the file cabinet. Graphs show forces, energy and work

User File Web Page