Design a Roller Coaster
Applied Math, Physics
Students learn about physics as they build a virtual roller coaster.
Students learn about physics principles as they build a virtual roller coaster. They use hints provided on the Design a Roller Coaster Web site.
roller coaster, physics, amusement park
computers with Internet access
Link to the lesson at Amusement Parks Physics: Design a Roller Coaster.
The roller coaster students build will earn "two thumbs up" on the Web site.
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