Module Summary – Levers and Pulleys (2nd Ed.)
Humans are the only living creatures that have been able to put materials together to construct machines to do work. Our capacity to see and invent relationships between effort and work produced through simple machines has led us into a world that is becoming more technologically oriented. Knowledge of these relationships is necessary for understanding all mechanics. The Levers and Pulleys Module consists of four investigations that involve students in fundamental concepts of simple machines.
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For a description of each investigation in the Levers and Pulleys Module and the correlations to the National Science Education Standards, download the Module Overview PDF.
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