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Up and Down Designs: Roller Coaster Rides

Ninth graders discuss and demonstrate the difference between potential and kinetic energy. They design and build foam-tubing roller coasters to show how mass and height affect the potential energy of an object.

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Grade
9th
Subjects
Science
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Inquiry-Based Learning
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