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SIMPLE MACHINES

Quiz by Beth Wernz

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33 questions
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  • Q1
    Something that helps us do work in one motion is a ___.
    simple machine
    20s
  • Q2
    What type of simple machine is pictured here?
    Question Image
    Lever
    inclined plane
    screw
    pulley
    20s
  • Q3
    What simple machine is pictured here
    Question Image
    gear
    wheel and axle
    clock
    lever
    30s
  • Q4
    What machine is pictured here?
    Question Image
    wheel and axle
    screw
    inclined plane
    wedge
    20s
  • Q5
    The pivot point on a lever is called the _______
    Fulcrum
    20s
  • Q6
    What machine is pictured here?
    Question Image
    screw
    Wheel and Axle
    pulley
    lever
    20s
  • Q7
    What machine is pictured here?
    Question Image
    wedge
    screw
    Inclined plane
    lever
    20s
  • Q8
    What type of machine is pictured here?
    Question Image
    incline plane
    wedge
    lever
    20s
  • Q9
    What machine is pictured here?
    Question Image
    wheel and axle
    pulley
    lever
    20s
  • Q10
    The unit of measure for FORCE is the:
    Newton
    Joule
    Newton-meter
    It doesn't have one
    20s
  • Q11
    Applying a force to move an object is _____.
    output
    work
    mechanical advantage
    input
    20s
  • Q12
    A force is defined as...
    A push or a pull
    gravity pulling on an object
    what you exert on a machine
    newtons
    20s
  • Q13
    _______ tells us how many times a machine will multiply our force
    efficiency
    work
    mechanical advantage
    20s
  • Q14
    The effort you apply to a machine is the:
    work output
    work input
    output force
    input force
    20s
  • Q15
    The unit of measure for WORK is the:
    Meter
    It doesn't have one
    Newton
    Joule
    20s

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