Six Simple Machines

Lever, Wheel and Axle, Wedge, Pulley, Screw, &Inclined Plane

Six Simple Machines/ Wheel and Axle

Every single one of the six simple machines are all useful. We use them just about every day. If you drive to the store or to work. You are using wheels and axles to get their so that is automatically one of the six simple machines.


A lever is a rigid bar resting on a pivot, used to help move a heavy or firmly fixed load with one end when pressure is applied to the other.

Inclined Plane

A plane inclined at an angle to the horizontal.