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  • 1. Simple machines scavenger hunt
    By: Kyle Morgan
  • 2. Incline
    • Stairs to upstairs
    • 3. It would be a incline because you are moving up which would be easier than moving straight up.This is used to go upstairs to the second floor.
    • 4. The stairs are in my house.
    • 5. Kitchen sink
    • 6. It would be an incline since you would have to go up to get to the counter tops. The kitchen sink is used for washing hands and washing dishes.
    • 7. The sink is located at my house.
  • Wheel and axle
    • The rolling office chair
    • 8. It is a wheel and axle because the chair having wheels and a axle it makes it move around than a normal chair without wheels. This is used to move around easy in a chair
    • 9. This was located in my office.
    • 10. My dad’s mini van.
    • 11. This would be a wheel and axle because you have 4 wheels connect to the axle making it roll. This is used to get to places fast.
    • 12. This van was found outside
  • Pulley
    • This is a pulley on my backpack
    • 13. This is a pulley because when I want to raise my backpack later on it will make it so easy to raise my backpack up and down. This is used when I want my back pack lowered or higher.
    • 14. This was found on my backpack
    • 15. Blinds
    • 16. This is a pulley because when you have to open it you have to pull on the string to get it to open. This is used for getting sunlight in
    • 17. This was found in my kitchen.
  • lever
    • Rubber hammer
    • 18. This is a lever because the velcrome is at the end making my hand the force. This was used to pound in stacks for a tent.
    • 19. I found this in the garage
    • 20. Sledge Hammer
    • 21. This is a lever also because It also volcrome at the end making the hand the energy. This was used for smashing concrete a couple years ago.
    • 22. I found it in my garage.
  • Screw
    • Lid to chocolate milk
    • 23. This is a screw because there are threads on the jar and lid keeping it together to stay fresh. This is used to make chocolate milk .
    • 24. This was located in the cabinet.
    • 25. Screw
    • 26. This is a screw because it is holding the knob and the cabinet door together. This was used to open the cabinet to get snacks
    • 27. This is in my kitchen.
  • Wedge
    • Knife
    • 28. This is considered a wedge because you wedge it between anything to make it into smaller pieces.
    • 29. This was in the utensils bin.
    • 30. Fork
    • 31. This is a wedge because you wedge it between meat to put into your mouth.
    • 32. This was with all the other spoons and forks.
  • Compound 1
    • Scissors
    • 33. It is considered a wedge and a lever because when you are cutting though things and a lever because you are lifting it up making it easer to cut.
    • 34. This was found in the closet with art supplies.
  • Compound 2
    • Bottle opener
    • 35. It is a lever since it Is used to hold into place making it a lever. The end would be a screw since it is keeping the bottle cap with it to pop it off.
    • 36. It was found in the utensil shelf.