Roller Coaster Plans
I am Doing a science project
on roller coasters and i need
to build a model could you help me
make one with instructions or something
i really need it please send back A.S.A.P.
Information can be gotten from a number of sources. I have included a few,
including kits, books, magazine articles, computer program, video and an
internet site. I hope this helps!
K'Nex has a very good model.
Robert Cartmell, The Incredible Scream Machine: A History of the Roller
Coaster, Bowling Green State University, 1986.
Escobar, Carole, "Amusement Park Physics," The Physics Teacher, Volume 28
Number 7, pp. 446-453. October 1990.
Jearl Walker, "The Amateur Scientist," Scientific American, Volume 249,
Number 4 (October 1983), pp. 162-169.
Exploratorium Quarterly, Volume 11 Number 1. Summer 1987.
Scientific American Frontiers The World of Science, hosted by Woodie
Flowers, PBS, 8:00 p.m., October 10, 1990.
World in Motion v3.1, "Amusement Park Physics," Physics Curriculum and
---Nathan A. Unterman
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