Table of Contents
- 1 What simple machine is on the bottom of a wagon?
- 2 What simple machines does a wagon have?
- 3 What type of simple machine is a trolley?
- 4 What type of simple machine is found at the bottom of the light bulb?
- 5 What type of machine is a watch?
- 6 What is an example of a pulley simple machine?
- 7 What type of simple machine is a Ferris wheel?
- 8 What type of simple machine is a seesaw on the playground?
wagon wheels – wheel and axle 21.
What simple machines does a wagon have?
A child’s red wagon offers an excellent example of a wheel-and-axle simple machine. Simple machines are mechanical devices that apply a force and include a lever, inclined plane, wheel and axle, screw, wedge and pulley.
What type of simple machine is found on the floor?
An Inclined Plane is used on the floor of a bathtub. The floor of a bathtub slopes toward the drain. This allows water to flow out with the force of gravity.
What type of simple machine is a trolley?
wheel and axle
A wheel and axle is a simple machine that is made up of a smaller cylinder (the axle) joined to a larger cylinder (the wheel). Often a wheel and axle is used to make it much easier to move a load. An example of this is a trolley, or any other wheeled vehicle (see Diagram 8).
|What type of a simple machine would the bottom of a light bulb be?||a screw|
|A fork would be an example of what type of simple machine?||a wedge|
|What simple machine uses a wheel with a rod or rods through its center that will help it lift or move a load?||wheel and axle|
What type of simple machine is found on the cab of a pickle jar?
Explanation: An inclined plane wrapped around a cylinder or cone.
What type of machine is a watch?
Explanation: Powered by a battery. Mechanical – the movement will cause the second hand to move in a smooth sweeping motion. The watch requires manual winding to operate. Automatic – kinetic energy from the wearer’s wrist is transferred automatically to drive the mechanism inside the watch.
What is an example of a pulley simple machine?
Some examples of pulleys include cranes, flag poles, and window blinds. When multiple pulleys are used together it’s called a block and tackle. Another use of the pulley is with a flat wheel and belts. These kinds of pulleys are often used in cars.
What type of simple machine is on the floor of a bathtub?
The floor of a bathtub is an inclined plane.
What type of simple machine is a Ferris wheel?
A Ferris wheel is an example of a wheel and axle. A wheel and axle is a simple machine that consists of two connected rings or cylinders, one inside the other, which both turn in the same direction around a single center point. The smaller, inner ring or cylinder is called the axle.
What type of simple machine is a seesaw on the playground?
A seesaw or teeter-totter is a simple machine found on a playground. It acts as a lever, which is simply a bar or rod that pivots (turns) on a point called a fulcrum.
Which type of simple machine is a ladder?
Inclined planes are simple machines used to make work easier. Ramps, ladders, and staircases are all inclined planes.