Fixed Pulley Definition: Lesson for Kids


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A fixed pulley uses a wheel with a _____ in it.

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1. What is the object(s) called that's being moved by a fixed pulley?

2. How is a fixed pulley different from a movable pulley?

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Work through the quiz and worksheet any time to see what you know about fixed pulleys. You need to know how these pulleys work when you take the multiple-choice quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You will be quizzed on the following topics:

  • Examples of a pulley
  • How fixed pulleys make work easier
  • What fixed pulleys use
  • The object that's being moved by a fixed pulley

Skills Practiced

  • Reading awareness - make sure that you know the most important information from the lesson on fixed pulleys
  • Noticing differences - compare and contrast different topics like a fixed pulley and a movable pulley
  • Remembering details - remember what you learned about examples of a pulley

Additional Learning

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  • What makes a fixed pulley special
  • The advantages of using a fixed pulley
  • Fixed pulley examples