NEWTON's HOME PAGE
Types of Roller Coasters
Name: Markell Status: student Grade: 9-12 Location: NC Country: USA Date: Winter 2011-2012
What are the different kinds of roller coasters?
Roller coasters can be classified by materials or by kind of ride. Materials: Wood (often referred to as "Woodies") Steel (often referred to as "Steelies") Concrete Fiberglas
Kind of ride: Out and back Figure eight Looping Shuttle br>
---Nathan A. Unterman
Click here to return to the Physics Archives
NEWTON is an electronic community for Science, Math, and Computer Science K-12 Educators, sponsored and operated by
Argonne National Laboratory
, Andrew Skipor, Ph.D., Head of Educational Programs.
For assistance with NEWTON contact a
System Operator (email@example.com)
, or at Argonne's
NEWTON AND ASK A SCIENTIST
9700 S. Cass Ave.
Update: June 2012