Wheel and Axle
By Group 1 !!!!!
String or fishing line
Analyze and Conclude
The wider axle because it gathers more line faster.
2. What affect did the sizes of the different axles have on the amount of work done? Explain.
They both did the same amount of work, except the wide one took less time because it gathered more line quicker.
3. How could we determine the mechanical advantage of each of the axles? Which axle has the greatest mechanical advantage?
Resistance force over effort force. The wide axle because it gathered more fishing line faster.