The Gravitational Effect of Jumping and How Rollercoasters Leverage Gravitational Pull to Their Advantage

Jumping 1' into the air creates a change in the gravitional pull upon the observer jumping, meaning that for milliseconds they are being pulled by 2.5G meaning that they weigh 2.5x their body weight. Roller coasters use this application to their advantage by making most of the ride 1G, loop-de-loops 0G and the comedown off of a ramp 3G...

Subscribe now for just $9.99 per month and gain access to over 1,250,000 (1.25 million) words worth of educational material pertaining to a wide array of subjects and interests

Some of the topics covered include (but are not limited to)...

Science - physics, elements, chemistry etc.
Mathematics - theories, historical figures, important equations etc.
History - famous figures, battles, empires and civilizations etc.
Art - artists, artwork, art mediums etc.

The ultimate resource for teachers, students, writers; truly anyone with a curious and open mind for new concepts and novel vantage points of observing the world

Not convinced? Keep scrolling. Enjoy the first 500 characters of each and every piece of content available for premium members for FREE! The scroll never ends, so learn all you can!