Students will learn how to analyze and solve more complicated problems involving energy conservation.
Practice with the concepts of conservation of momentum and energy by analyzing a special case of the ballistic pendulum.
The physics behind the movement of pendulums and springs is explained.
Conservation of energy is used to find the minimum height of a hill needed to make a roller coaster go over a loop.
Complex problem solving using multiple forms of energy.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Energy Problem Solving.