6th December 2019


Which simple machines are in a bicycle?

Transcript of Simple Machines used in a Bicycle. to move up or down an inclined plane lever, the pulley, and wheel and axle in a bicycle The pedals and the chains/gears and the wheels act as the lever, pulley, and the wheel & axle. The pedals are used as the lever, they are attached to the gears and help the chain move

Also to know is, what is the difference between a simple and a complex machine?

Simple Machine: Any of various devices that function in a manner basic to any machine, such as a lever, pulley, wedge, screw, or inclined plane. Complex Machine: A device consisting of two or more simple machines working together.

What are the types of complex machines?

Compound Machine : Two or more simple machines working together to make work easier.
  • Stapler - lever, wedge.
  • Can opener - lever, gears, wheel and axle, wedge.
  • Wheelbarrow - wheel and axle, lever, inclined plane.
  • Hand drill - wheel and axle, gear, screw, lever.
  • Bicycle.
  • Perpetual Motion Machines.

What are some complex machines?

A complex machine is also known as a compound machine, which consist of two or more simple machines, such as levers, wedges, pulleys, screws, wheel and axle and inclined planes.Some examples of complex machines are cars, bicycles, can openers, a wheelbarrow, scissors and a stapler.
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