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Title Mechanical energy - Kinetic and Potential
Description Introduction to mechanical energy transformations from kinetic to potential with and without friction in the system. This activity was written for a 6th grade course which has many english second language learners.
Answers Included No
Language English
Keywords friction, kinetic energy, potential energy
Simulation(s) Energy Skate Park


Author(s) Jackie Esler
Contact Email jacqueline.esler@bvsd.org
School / Organization Boulder Valley School District
Date submitted 7/18/11
Date updated 7/30/11