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Roller Coaster Conceptual

  1. May 6, 2012 #1
    Why would a penny seem to "float" above you if you dropped it as you were descending a roller coaster?
  2. jcsd
  3. May 7, 2012 #2
    Hint: Climb a tree and jump off while at the same time dropping a penny. What does the penny do relative to you?
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