# Turning forces

## Quiz by Oak National Academy: KS3 Science (2)

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• Q1
Match the keywords and phrases to the explanations.
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• Q2
Which of these describes the conditions needed for two people to balance on a seesaw?
The weight of the people on each side must be the same.
The distances to the pivot multiplied by the weights must be the same.
The distance from the people to the pivot on each side must be the same.
They must be on the same side of the seesaw.
The total weight must add up to zero.
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• Q3
Six masses are hung 5 cm from the left on this balance beam. Where on the right side should the three masses be hung to make the beam balance?
1 cm
4 cm
5 cm
8 cm
10 cm
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• Q4
A 4 N weight is placed 0.5 m from a pivot on a balance beam. Where should an 8 N weight be placed to balance the beam?
0.5 m on the same side of the pivot
0.25 m on the same side of the pivot
1.0 m on the opposite side of the pivot
0.5 m on the opposite side of the pivot
0.25 m on the opposite side of the pivot
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• Q5
Starting with the largest, put the following forces and distances from a pivot into order of decreasing size of the moment they will cause.
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• Q6
A pupil tests different combinations of force and distance on opposite sides of a balance beam. Which rows show combinations that will balance the beam?
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