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ma·chine

(mă-shēn'),
Any mechanical apparatus or device.
[L. machina, contrivance]

machine

/ma·chine/ (mah-shēn´) a mechanical contrivance for doing work or generating energy.
heart-lung machine  a combination blood pump (artificial heart) and blood oxygenator (artificial lung) used in open-heart surgery.

machine

See Heart-lung machine, Suicide machine.

ma·chine

(mă-shēn')
Any mechanical apparatus or device.
[L. machina, contrivance]

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Simple machines use physical laws to make work easier--for instance, allowing you to move a much heavier weight than you could alone.
The Year 7 students studied the topic of simple machines over six 48 minutes lessons.
Students were all presented with the same basic problem of creating a complex machine made from a series of simple machines that would do work (how to lift a lion--which linked to a language arts story they were reading in the classroom).
A compound machine is made up of 2 or more simple machines working together.
But how can we use the lever, and other simple machines, on the homestead?
To show what you have learned about simple machines, answer the questions below about the inclined plane, wedge, and screw.
Today your students are going to be having an Olympics of their own, and their challenge is to use simple machines to launch a marshmallow at least three yards; they must include a triangle in their design.
Science, technology, engineering, and math teachers should add fluid foils to the list when covering the subject of simple machines or consider making the subject of fluid foils into a stand-alone STEM unit that could be taught collectively, by including colleagues teaching history and social studies.
He further made it clear that no phosphorous bomb was used rather smoke bomb and simple machine guns were used during the operation adding negative rumours are spreading contemptible publicity and nothing else.
A graphical point-and-click format combines motion, I/O, and operator interface functionality for simple machine sequencing.
Then, the powder is pressed it into briquettes with a simple machine press and allowed to dry.
au/steps/ students/5-6Years/machines/ Primary students will have fun while learning about simple machine when they slay three games that illustrate how gears function and levers work.