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5th Grade Forces And Machines

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5th Grade Forces And Machines

This is a quiz for basic principles of machines and forces.

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  • 1. 
    A magnet is an example of a force occurring in
    • A. 

      Distance

    • B. 

      Contact

    • C. 

      Force

    • D. 

      Lever

    • E. 

      Element

  • 2. 
    This car is an example of friction because there is an interaction between the wheels and the dirt.  Friction is a force that occurs in
    • A. 

      Distance

    • B. 

      Contact

    • C. 

      Force

    • D. 

      Lever

    • E. 

      Element

  • 3. 
    A machine is
    • A. 

      A complex machine.

    • B. 

      A musical instrument.

    • C. 

      An instrument or device that allows us to do tasks with a lot of effort.

    • D. 

      An instrument or device that allows us to do tasks with less effort.

    • E. 

      An instrument or device that allows us to do tasks with no effort.

  • 4. 
    These are examples of machine elements:
    • A. 

      Pulley, spring, wheel, axle.

    • B. 

      Spring, car, wheel, pulley.

    • C. 

      Spring, axle, pulley, wheel.

    • D. 

      Car, pulley, spring, wheel.

    • E. 

      Spring, wheel, axle, gear.

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Suzy, Sara and Jorge.

    • B. 

      Fulcrum, effort, and resistance

    • C. 

      Resistance, fulcrum, and effort.

    • D. 

      Fulcrum, resistance, and effort.

    • E. 

      Resistance, effort, fulcrum

  • 6. 
    This is a
    • A. 

      Simple machine.

    • B. 

      Compound machine

    • C. 

      Element of a machine

    • D. 

      Itone

    • E. 

      Music machine

  • 7. 
    This is an example of a
    • A. 

      Simple machine.

    • B. 

      Compound machine.

    • C. 

      Element of a machine.

    • D. 

      Wheel.

    • E. 

      Music machine.

  • 8. 
    This is a gear and it is an example of an
    • A. 

      Simple machine.

    • B. 

      Compound machine.

    • C. 

      Element of a machine.

    • D. 

      Axle.

    • E. 

      Music machine.

  • 9. 
    In this pulley if I apply a force in P down the pulley changes the direction of W and it goes
  • 10. 
    The force of the airplane is acting _________________ and this moves the airplane _______________.
    • A. 

      Forward -- forward

    • B. 

      Backward -- backward

    • C. 

      Forward -- backward

    • D. 

      Backward -- forward

    • E. 

      Good -- nice