In this activity a Tracker model is compared with a toy truck attempting to drive up and around a Hot Wheels vertical loop track. Three different videos show the truck entering the loop at different speeds.
For related EJS models see Particle Motion On A Curve and Particle Motion On A Vertical Elliptical Loop.
The zip file includes all three videos and pdf instructions.
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