There are six simple machines, including the lever, the wheel and axle, the inclined plane, the wedge, the screw and the pulley. Together, these six form the basis of all mechanized systems that have ever been built. More »

Common examples of simple machines include the hammer, crowbar, knife, log splitter, scissors, light switch, door knob, escalator, ladder, screwdriver, ramp, stairs, car jack, curtain cord and steering wheel. The six typ... More »

The six simple machines are the wheel and axle, lever, pulley, wedge, inclined plane and screw. Simple machines provide a mechanical advantage. This means less force is required to perform work on an object, and the forc... More »

The six types of simple machines are the pulley, the lever, the wedge, the wheel and axle, the inclined plane and the screw. Simple machines are designed to make work easier. More »

The axle and wheel, a wedge, an inclined plane, a lever and a pulley, as well as a screw, are six simple machines that kids can make for a physics lesson. The machines, which can be constucted from simple household items... More »

The six simple machines are the wheel and axle, lever, pulley, wedge, inclined plane and screw. Simple machines provide a mechanical advantage. This means less force is required to perform work on an object, and the forc... More »

The six simple machines are the inclined plane, wedge, screw, lever, wheel and axle, and pulley. Each machine is capable of reducing the amount of force needed to complete a task. More »

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