Students work cooperatively to construct a roller coaster with one 360 degree loop or spiral, one hill and one 45-90 degree turn. Students will discover the relationship between gravity, mass, potential and kinetic energy.
This pack includes enough materials for 10 teams of students.
- Coaxial cable, coaxial cable cutter, popsicle sticks, clay, masking tape, construction paper, large marbles, measuring tapes, and a stop watch.
- Teacher Guide and student handouts
Based on activity from Teaching Engineering Made Easy.
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