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Simple Machines Questions - All Grades

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Grade 8 :: Simple Machines by jlovering
Grade 8 :: Simple Machines by jlovering
What can machines NOT do?
  1. make work easier
  2. create more work than you put in
  3. change your force
  4. change the direction of your force
Grade 8 :: Simple Machines by jlovering
Grade 11 :: Simple Machines by kieke
Grade 4 :: Simple Machines by LBeth
What type of pulley is shown below?
Fixed Pulley
  1. fixed pulley
  2. movable pulley
  3. block and tackle
Grade 4 :: Simple Machines by LBeth
Which letters represent the fulcrum, effort force, and load on the image below?
First Class Lever
  1. Fulcrum = A; Effort = B; Load = C
  2. Fulcrum = C; Effort = A; Load = B
  3. Fulcrum = A; Effort = C; Load = B
  4. Fulcrum = B; Effort = C; Load = A
Grade 4 :: Simple Machines by LBeth
What class lever is shown below?
Second Class Lever
  1. first class
  2. second class
  3. third class
Grade 1 :: Simple Machines by LBeth
A broom is what type of simple machine?

Broom
  1. screw
  2. pulley
  3. lever
  4. wedge
Grade 4 :: Simple Machines by LBeth
Look at the pulley and first class lever below.
Pulley Fixed Pulley

First Class Lever First Class Lever

Which statement best describes the relationship between the pulley and first class lever?
  1. the pulley is similar to the first class lever because it has a fulcrum between the load and effort force
  2. the pulley is similar to the first class lever because it has an effort force between a fulcrum and load
  3. the pulley is similar to the first class lever because it has load between a fulcrum and effort force
  4. there are no similarities between the pulley and first class lever
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