In this lesson, students will learn about different kinds of potential energy.
Learn about the exchange of different types of potential energy and kinetic energy as a boy bounces on a trampoline.
Learn about the conservation of energy in the context of a roller coaster.
Calculations involving gravitational and spring potential energy and the change in each.
Reviews the definition of potential energy, conversions between potential and kinetic energy, and calculations involving potential energy and gravitation.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Potential Energy.
Learn about the world's fastest roller coaster.
Explore the most dangerous way to learn about the conservation of energy.
This study guide provides an overview of potential energy, kinetic energy, and energy conservation, as well as energy diagrams, work, conservative force, and non-conservative force.