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Wheels and axles

Overall rating 3 out of 53.3 (3 ratings)

Last updated 19 March 2013, created 30 April 2009, viewed 20,164

This lesson contains activities designed to illustrate to pupils the main features of wheels and axles and how to make a simple vehicle. The first activity shows the effects of placing axles off centre. The second shows how two axles and a chassis can make a moving vehicle.

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Thanks Good resource.

from mini7, 06 December 2012
(report comment) 4 out of 5

A great visual resource that will help explain this topic.

from wee Charlotte, 04 January 2012
(report comment) 3 out of 5

A really useful little resource which will no doubt help any teacher delivering KS3 Resistant Materials or undertaking a similar project or topic.

from Spencer_DT, 14 December 2011
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