Rollercoaster Physics. Chapters 1-8. Moving the cart up the hill. The force exerted over a certain distance is called WORK Work (Joules)= Force ( Newtons ) X Distance (Meters) How much work is required to lift the 1000 N cart to a height of 20 m??
Watch the two videos and imagine the highest point of the pyramid and the height needed to lift the pool over the house are the same. In which scenario is MORE WORK being done??