Like a Machine...
NAME: Meghan Taliyakula CLASS PERIOD: 3/4 Science
Located: The blinds of my house
How it works: When you pull the string the blinds go up.
Inclined Plane: Ramp
Located: In the hallway, on the ramp in Lamar
How it works: Force helps the inclined plane when going down the ramp by speeding up the object.
Wheel and Axle
Wheel and Axle: Toy truck
Located: In my house
How it works: If you spin the back wheel of the car, the axle which is attached to the other wheel on the other side of the car will spin with it and the speed of the 2nd wheel depends on the momentum of how you pushed the 1st wheel.
Located: In a tool-box
How it works: When the screw needs to hold something [wooden...anything] it is driven in with a screwdriver into whatever the object is which is the force.