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Simple Machines Questions - All Grades

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Grade 4 Simple Machines
If friction is ignored, which pulley requires more effort force to lift the bucket?

AMovable Pulley
BFixed Pulley
  1. Pulley A
  2. Pulley B
  3. Pulley A and B will require the same effort
Grade 8 Simple Machines
What are two examples of an inclined plane?
  1. lever and screw
  2. screw and wedge
  3. wedge and lever
Grade 7 Simple Machines
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Grade 8 Simple Machines
An object being lifted or moved by a machine is a:
  1. fulcrum
  2. load
  3. work
  4. force
  5. friction
Grade 3 Simple Machines
Which simple machine turns a Ferris wheel?
  1. pulley
  2. wedge
  3. inclined plane
  4. wheel and axle
Grade 9 Simple Machines
A device that does work with only one movement is called a
  1. pulley
  2. compound machine
  3. force
  4. simple machine
Grade 9 Simple Machines
How much work would be required to lift a 25 kg object to a height of 20 meters?
  1. 500 Joules
  2. 1.25 Joules
  3. 245 Newtons
  4. 1.25 Newtons
  5. 4900 Joules
Grade 8 Simple Machines
Grade 8 Simple Machines
Machine with a bar that pivots on a fixed point
  1. watt
  2. pulley
  3. wheel and axle
  4. lever
Grade 8 Simple Machines
What is the work done by a machine on an object?
  1. power
  2. work input
  3. work output
  4. lever
Grade 8 Simple Machines
Comparing a machine's work output with work input
  1. watt
  2. mechanical efficiency
  3. mechanical advantage
  4. joule
Grade 4 Simple Machines
Grade 5 Simple Machines
Which simple machine would stairs be an example?
  1. a wedge
  2. an inclined plane
  3. a pulley
  4. a lever
Grade 3 Simple Machines
A screw is actually another simple machine. Which one?
  1. lever
  2. wheel and axle
  3. inclined plane
  4. pulley
Grade 3 Simple Machines
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