Simple Machines

2019 Clarifications

This event is similar to the Division B Simple Machines. Calculator use is something that students need to learn to be successful in future years.

1. What calculations are students expected to perform (use of calculator)? If so, in what units?

        • Any calculations will be in metric measurements. Force calculations using mechanical advantage formulas.

2. If the students are to make a simple machine, the type of machine will be released when the students enter the testing room.