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    Roller Coasters History

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    Roller coasters have greatly progressed from their humble beginnings. Throughout the years, many different people have aided in their advancement into the mechanical feat they are today. The first “roller coasters” originated in Russia, but were much less high-tech. Russians carved out wood-framed tracks in the snow and poured water over them, which would then freeze into ice in the freezing temperatures. These ice slides originally did not have carts; people would sit and slide down the slope.

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    Roller Coaster Narrative

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    up the glaring red track, until we reached the top of the steel giant. With the sun shining in my eyes, I didn’t know how high we were until the coaster reached the top of the peak and I saw everything in a ten mile perimeter. My jaw dropped to see how high we were. The car made a slow eerie right turn and approached the first drop of the roller coaster. The drop is a heart-pounding dive that takes you ninety degrees straight down two hundred feet on red steel track. It is a fall of death for some

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    scared or nervous when it comes to roller coasters, me too. The roller coasters height and turns triggers the excitement of many. When I rode my first roller coaster, at Disneyland, my father told me, before going on, that it may look high and scary, but if you keep your head back and hold on you will have a exciting experience. Later on, I learned that keeping your head back and holding on causes less back and neck pain. The impact on the neck when the roller coaster has stopped has caused injuries

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    Roller Coasters Speech

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    from batman no it’s not. The joker is a roller coaster and don't get me wrong I love roller coasters but, this made me afraid if anything remotely close to it so in these brief paragraphs I will explain what the joker is and how it affected me. Let me start off by telling you the story, I was 8 years old and I have never been to 6 flags before and I saw commercials about roller coasters and I was so excited until we got there. I saw all the roller coasters and thought to myself how fun they would

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    Roller Coasters Essay

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    Roller coasters are an exciting, popular and fun ride at amusement parks. The physics behind roller coasters are very interesting and captivating. This report will be about the energy changes involved during the ride, minimum energy required to make the ride safe but also ensuring that it is also exciting, forces involved in the ‘clothoid loop’ and the weight changes experienced by the rider during their ride through the loop. First, the roller coaster’s energy are conserved and at the start of

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    our bodies is a accelerometer detecting magnitude and direction using the fluid in your inner ear. People accelerate as they are being moved around in a rollercoaster. Acceleration is created by loops, turns, and hills on a rollercoaster. Most roller coasters start with their acceleration with a down hill fall. Therefore, creating massive increase in speed which has a huge rush. For every turn or loop that comes after the downhill fall has its change in

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    Throughout many years, roller coasters have been main attraction for events and places like amusement parks and county fairs. Famous roller coaster are part of iconic landmarks such as Coney Island, Disneyworld, and many other major tourism attractions throughout the world. As millions of people ride these high-speed thrill rides, they are probably not thinking about how the coaster is going so fast, or how they did not just fall out of their seat at that last loop? The most basic concept that can

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    terrified of roller coasters but during the summer before sixth grade I decided to face that fear. I stood on the sidewalk in front of the monstrous blue object with carts speeding back and forth. I heard the screams of many people as they fell towards the ground. The cart sped above me making a roaring sound. The water sprayed up behind them as the ride was finishing. All of a sudden everything closed in around me and all I could do is stare at the people going down. I was terrified of the roller coaster

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    The jungle coaster Is an amazing one of a kind roller coaster that you have to ride! This roller coaster includes all of the newest, and most weight efficient materials and technology available at this time to ensure that you have the best ride possible. Not only is the jungle coaster fun to ride but it is a beautiful sight as well. the Jungle coaster will include a viewing platform at the top of the tree that will overlook the rest of the jungle allowing you to soak in the unbelieveable views

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    Roller coasters have been providing riders with unexpected thrills of a lifetime since the construction of the first roller coaster appearing in Russia during the 17th century. Starting as just large flat slates of ice covering various wooden staircases in which people would ride down them in wooden unhinged boxes, roller coasters have evolved into the ultimate metal scream machines seen worldwide today. Although roller coasters are constructed and maintained carefully more now than they have in

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    Ready to race on horses? Come an experience our newest coaster! You will feel like you are literally a jockey racing across the track. The entrance to the ride is a horse and with other horses and surrounding lights lights to make you feel like you are really at a horse race track. If it wasn’t for technology to improve the making the makeup of this roller coaster, it would be very exotic. Technology helps the roller coaster not be a constant speed. That would be a lame ride. You will go an average

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    Roller coasters are an exciting, popular and fun ride at amusement parks. The physics behind roller coasters are very interesting and captivating. This report will be about the energy changes involved during the ride, minimum energy required to make the ride safe, but also ensuring that it is also exciting, forces involved in the ‘clothoid loop’ and the weight changes experienced by the rider during their ride through the loop. First, the roller coaster’s energy is conserved and at the start of

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    tall roller coaster. Goosebumps covered my body. Butterflies fluttered in my stomach. As I inched in the roller coaster, fear was in my eyes. The seatbelt suffocated me ,but I wanted to be more safe than sorry. Face your fears Grace, face you fears I thought to myself. This was my first time on Shivering Timbers and I was scared out of my skin. Suddenly, the coaster jumped forward and we were off. When wind blew my hair back and it felt soothing to my head. The wind whistled against the roller coaster

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    Roller Coaster Adrenaline “AHHHHHH!” I howled at the 205 ft drop. I couldn’t believe I got on Steel Force, that vivid red, towering, hair-raising, frightening rollercoaster. I clenched Jimmy’s arm muscle as stiff as I could. All I saw was bokeh, lights flaring, toddlers screeching, hands swaying and feet stomping. I didn’t comprehend why I didn’t feel the thrill everyone expressed. I was panicking, quivering, and the terror I felt was drowning my lungs. 8 YEARS LATER…. “Come on, Beyonce, don’t

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    original paper model marble roller coaster that must be able to transport a marble from start to finish without interruptions. The design had to be unique and thrilling but safe; and the marble must come to a complete stop at the end of the roller coaster. The track should have the following components: at least two hills, one loop and one turn, and if possible a jump. The purpose of this project was to understand how the elements of physics allow a roller coaster to function. By the end of this

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    When creating a model plan for a roller coaster ride, physics must be incorporated. The main goal is to create potential energy within the ride. Potential energy is the amount of energy that is built while going up a hill. Depending on how high the hill is, that more kinetic energy that will be applied. An example of this would be a riding a bike up a steep bridge, once the bike has reached the top of the bridge the bike will have enough kinetic energy to run down. This is due to the force of gravity

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    “You ready?” Avery questioned. “Wow, your first roller coaster, today’s a good day.” We were waiting in line for a roller coaster at Adventureland- my first and her twentieth- something. She was standing next to me while we waited in line with Annabel and her mom in front of us. They were talking up a storm and I tuned it out, feeling sick to my stomach and excited at the same time. I was focusing on the smell of cotton candy, trying to calm myself down. As we boarded the ride, my heart jumped in

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    how roller coasters work? Roller coasters, and building roller coasters has a lot of physics that go into it. There are many laws that go into creating roller coasters, and making the experience safe. Some of these laws are Newton 's Laws as well. Therefore, there is much thought and science that goes into making your favorite amusement park ride. People creating roller coasters dates back to the 16-17th century, they would find out creative ways to use materials to build “roller coasters”.“The

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    Wall-e is a new, dare say one of the best upcoming roller coasters and it is based off of the sensational movie Wall-e made by Disney’s Pixar! In the movie. It is roughly 1,900 meters in length and each cart can hold up to 400 lbs in weight by knowing each rider 's mass! Speed is usually a concern because of the sights you will see, on the other hand, the average speed is 55 mph because of the tech. The technology needed in order to make this ride is from the next generation and the creators of Wall-e

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    Roller coaster Glow Worm is one of the coolest rides I have ever seen. It has a lot of new features, for instance the ride has many twists and turns, it has many hills and a few corkscrew, during the ride paint will be thrown through the air, it’s glow in the dark, it is indoors, and the best part is the cars. The seats make your feet dangle, it’s four to a seat, so if you have three or four people you can all ride together. Another fascinating feature that the seats on the ride have is they play

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