Levers Movie, Quiz , Activity and further reading
Last updated 28 August 2012, created 11 April 2011, viewed 5,222
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What do a see-saw and tweezers have in common? They’re both examples of levers! In this movie, Tim and Moby explain how this simple type of “machine” allows us t More…o move things more easily, by magnifying our effort. See the four different components of a lever, from pivots to fulcrums, and how they can be rearranged to form three different types or class of levers. Also, learn why lifting something heavy with a lever is easier than lifting without one.