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Centripetal force

Testing the centripetal force used on roller-coasters

As part of their scream machine project and to take a closer look at the forces involved with theme park rides the children conducted their own scientific experiment. After first discussing, then predicting their outcome the children went outside to test for an outcome to analyse. 


Centripetal practical experiment

Test 1

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Test 2

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