Roller Coaster Dynamics


by sroy1313
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sroy1313
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May2-12, 09:30 AM
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The attached problem has clearly confused me. I tried solving it, but I get to a point where I cant go any further. If someone could point me in the right direction I appreciate it. Also the calculations topwards the bottom of the page are from me attempting to solve.

Thanks in advance



Problem #5.pdf
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truesearch
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May2-12, 04:36 PM
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Use SI units
Calculate KE at start
Calculate Ke at bottom
Use centripetal acceleration for the curved part


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