Wheels, Axels & Inclined Planes


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Wheels, Axels & Inclined Planes

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Once your Toy Car Enthusiast is ready to understand the principals behind their beloved toys get the MECHANICS: Wheels, Axles and Inclined Planes set and for them to learn how Wheels and Axles use friction to move objects easily and how big tires compare to small tires. The can find out how an Inclined Plane can be used for lifting heavy objects and how another form of inclined plane, the wedge, is used in every day applications. Your child can build 14 working models such as a launching platform, a door with knob, a well, an airport staircase, an experimental ramp and a splitting wedge.

You can find easy-to-follow building instructions for all models either online or in the booklet included. The booklet provides detailed explanations of the different scientific principles applied and incorporates innovative experimental activities for hands-on learning. A Quiz section is also available to challenge your newly acquired knowledge! This is a perfect compliment to Home School curriculum.
• Ages 8+