Pivots and levers

Pivots and levers
Publication Date: January, 2014
Type of Resource: Interactive/Simulation

This online resource deals with the concept of levers and pivots.

This online Flash-based resource consists of seven slides with diagrams, explanations and a voice-over to help students learn about pivots and levers.

Students will come to understand the effect forces have on pivots and levers and the movement of an object. 

Additional Information

This Flash-based resource will not work on an Apple iPad.

Australian Curriculum:
  • Year 7 > Science Understanding > Physical Sciences > Change to an object’s motion is caused by unbalanced forces, including Earth's... > ACSSU117