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Simple Machines Introduction Article


Answer the following questions when finished with article

  1. What are the functions of simple machines?
2. What is considered the most significant inventions in the history of the world?
3. How did the wheeled carts change the world?
4. How did the wheel reduce friction?
5. What was the first development in the wheel?
6. Why was the wheel and axle so important and what inventions did it did it lead to?
7. What produces work and give formula mathematically?
8. How does a lever function and how does it use mechanical advantage?
9. Give an example of how a lever works?
10. What is an inclined plane and give an example of this simple machine?
11. how does a pulley work and draw an example?
12. What is a screw
13. What is a wedge and what is its main function?

Play game
https://www.msichicago.org/play/simplemachines/


Notes on Introduction Article


Machines help people do work (Textbook)


Six Simple machines have many uses (Textbook)


Simple Machines Vocabulary (All vocabulary is on the two textbook reading above)
1. Machine
2. Mechanical Advantage
3. Efficiency
4. Simple machines
5. Lever
6. Fulcrum
7. Wheel and Axle
8. Pulley
9. Inclined Plane
10. Wedge
11. Screw
12. Compound Machine

Quiz 1

https://docs.google.com/a/cms.k12.nc.us/forms/d/1UAc6KSPBMGfZeKISj2pZNQauL2ybQM1muZMXkmi26dk/viewform

Notes for 5.1 Machines help people do work


Compound Machines Reading




Simple machine Guided Notes


Simple Machines


Simple Machines
http://www.d123.org/olhms/ebarlos/documents/psc05bad.pdf

Simple Machines Worksheet


Simple Machine Scavenger Hunt


Simple machines Webquest


Ed heads link
http://www.edheads.org/activities/simple-machines/

Here are the websites to use. Rube Goldberg
http://sciencespot.net/Pages/kdzphysics.html

Rube Goldberg :Pencil Sharpener
http://msl.cs.uiuc.edu/~lavalle/cs397/goldberg.html

http://users_v2.section101.com/memberdata/ru/rubegoldberg/photos/rubegoldberg_photo_gal_4155_photo_723056259_lr.jpg

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Netlinks Power Play
http://sciencenetlinks.com/interactives/powerplay.html


Ed Heads Compound Machine
http://www.edheads.org/activities/odd_machine/

Interactive Simple Machines
http://sunshine.chpc.utah.edu/Labs/Machines/


Wedge
https://app.discoveryeducation.com/techbook/concept/conceptGuid/4EC09650-6E73-406A-AA1A-477C15623469/unitGuid/B50869AE-13B7-41B0-81F7-B4D36C747F34#/tab=engage-tab&page=1&subTab=

Wheel
https://app.discoveryeducation.com/techbook/concept/conceptGUid/1BA0925F-7913-4506-886F-FC5A0E98912B/unitGuid/B50869AE-13B7-41B0-81F7-B4D36C747F34#/tab=model-lesson-tab&page=1&subTab=curriculum-standards

Screw
https://app.discoveryeducation.com/techbook/concept/conceptGUid/525DBF34-0B39-4DBA-A8B9-53E82E503A6F/unitGuid/B50869AE-13B7-41B0-81F7-B4D36C747F34

Pulley
https://app.discoveryeducation.com/techbook/concept/conceptGUid/812A86B4-8306-491F-944E-9F94587B

Inclined Plane
https://app.discoveryeducation.com/techbook/concept/conceptGUid/8B5640C3-4614-4A71-934E-FFC5BD90A736/unitGuid/B50869AE-13B7-41B0-81F7-B4D36C747F34#/tab=model-lesson-tab&page=1&subTab=curriculum-standards

Lever
https://app.discoveryeducation.com/techbook/concept/conceptGUid/8B5640C3-4614-4A71-934E-FFC5BD90A736/unitGuid/B50869AE-13B7-41B0-81F7-B4D36C747F34#/tab=model-lesson-tab&page=1&subTab=curriculum-standards

Study Guide for Simple Machines,Energy, and Motion