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6 Classic Simple Machines

A simple machine is a tool used to modify motion and force in order to simplify work. It turns out these 6 classic simple machines are common in the lives of young children and can be used to promote STEM play as well as other development and learning.

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The Six Classic Simple Machines

The six classic simple machines are:

Check out the above links for more details on each type of simple machine.

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