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Powerful Pulleys

Students explore the building of a pyramid and how pulleys were used to change the direction of applied force. They demonstrate the mechanical advantage of using a pulley and apply it to modern engineering.

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Resource Details

Grade
3rd - 5th
Subjects
Technology & Engineering
3 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
30 mins
Year
2005
Included Materials
  • Vocabulary

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