Roller Coaster Animationhttp://www.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/hew06.sci.phys.maf.rollercoaster/energy-in-a-roller-coaster-ride/
To view the animation:
- Click the launch button
- Click play to continuously run the ride without stopping
- Click step which will stop the ride at various points to show the amount of potential and or kinetic energy at each step in the ride
- Look at the pie graph in the middle of the animation and it will indicate the amount of potential energy in red and the amount of kinetic energy in blue.