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K'Nex 78880 Roller Coaster Physics Set

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Brand: K'Nex  MPN: 78880  EAN-13: 0744476788801
  • Country of Origin: USA
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This roller coaster set brings physics to life. The set allows students to investigate physics concepts in simple systems, prior to the investigation and application of these concepts in the complex roller coaster system.

  • Study motion and energy
  • Build on previous knowledge and transfer it to new situations
  • Investigate velocity, motion, speed, friction, kinetic energy and potential energy
  • Compatible with datalogging sensors from Vernier, Pasco, and Texas Instruments
  • High level math and calculus concepts are addressed and used
  • Encourages classroom interaction
  • Using the 3100 pieces build a large roller coaster with loop, half pipes with loops, inclined planes with curves and loops, or ball ramps
  • 75 page teacher's guide included
  • Colour coded instructions
  • Packaged in large storage trays
  • Suitable for Key Stages 2 & 3 (ages 7 to 14)
Material Plastic
Type Construction set


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