Sample test questions about pulleys, gears and levers are available from Psychometric Success, Education.com and Mechanical Aptitude Tests. Most of these questions are geared towards students studying for the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery and similar exams for members of the police and fire services and other technical fields.
Sample questions about pulleys, gears and levers typically cover basic physic concepts, such as different types of energy. Important forces covered in sample questions include friction, compression, tension and gravity, as well as related concepts, such as magnitude, direction, acceleration and velocity. Most questions are focused on a practical understanding of the physics involved, rather than the theoretical framework.