Increasing Potential Energy

 

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TitleIncreasing Potential Energy

CategorySpeed Tips

Commentsaw off the rear of the car and glue it to the front. moves the center of mass up the ramp 1/2" further and makes the car 1/2" longer relative to the center of mass position. the car falls (accelerates) 1/2" longer gaining additional speed. does not change the wheel base.

ContributorGlenn Barnes

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Date Entered31-Mar-2008

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