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Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsPhysics · 2 months ago

What is the relationship between height and potential energy in a roller coaster with 1 loop and 2 hills?

What is the relationship between height and potential energy?

What is the relationship between height and kinetic energy?

What is the relationship between height and speed?

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  • NCS
    Lv 7
    2 months ago
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    PE = mgh

    where the height h is measured from some reference point. The greater the height, the greater the PE.

    As the height decreases, the PE decreases and the KE increases. And as the KE increases, so too does the velocity.

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