Simple Machine Quiz

 

1.  A fork is an example of a: 

pulley      wedge      wheel and axle 


 2.  A roller skate is an example of a: 

wheel and axle      wedge      lever 



3.  A ramp is an example of a/an: 

 

pulley      screw      inclined plane 


4.  The bottom of a light bulb would be considered a: 

 

lever      screw      wedge 


5.  A seesaw on the playground is a: 

 

lever      inclined plane      pulley 


6.  You would use a pulley to: 

 

cut food      hold pieces of wood together 
help guide the sail on a sailboat 

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