List of Topics

SfC Home > Physical Science > Machines >

 

Mini-Quiz: Distance Mechanical Advantage

by Ron Kurtus (18 June 2016)

Take this Mini-Quiz to check your understanding of the lesson material.



1. What happens to the distance mechanical advantage when the distances are in opposite directions?

The mechanical advantage becomes negative

Distances are always in the same direction

Direction is not a factor in distance mechanical advantage

2. What is the distance mechanical advantage if both arms of a lever equal 2m?

1

2

Both arms a lever cannot be the same

3. How does a bicycle give you a distance mechanical advantage?

You can travel a further distance on a bicycle than by walking

The circumference of the tire is greater than that of the pedal sprocket

The distance from the pedals to the rear wheel give you an advantage

If you got all three correct, you are on your way to becoming a Champion in Understanding Machines. If you had problems, you had better look over the material again.


Try to help other people learn


Resources and references

Ron Kurtus' Credentials

Websites

Machines Resources

Books

Top-rated books on Simple Machines

Top-rated books on Machines


Questions and comments

Do you have any questions, comments, or opinions on this subject? If so, send an email with your feedback. I will try to get back to you as soon as possible.


Share this page

Click on a button to bookmark or share this page through Twitter, Facebook, email, or other services:

 

Students and researchers

The Web address of this page is:
www.school-for-champions.com/machines/
mini-quiz_mechanical_advantage_distance.htm

Please include it as a link on your website or as a reference in your report, document, or thesis.

Copyright © Restrictions


Where are you now?

School for Champions

Machines

Mini-Quiz: Distance Mechanical Advantage




Topics on Machines

Simple machines

Mechanical advantage

Levers

Ramps

Other machines

Efficiency



Also see



Let's make the world a better place

Be the best that you can be.

Use your knowledge and skills to help others succeed.

Don't be wasteful; protect our environment.

You CAN influence the world.





Live Your Life as a Champion:

Take care of your health

Seek knowledge and gain skills

Do excellent work

Be valuable to others

Have utmost character

Be a Champion!



The School for Champions helps you become the type of person who can be called a Champion.