GAME NAME:

HARCOURT SCIENCE GR 3 UNIT

SINGLE JEOPARDY!®  

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KINDS OF SIMPLE MACHINES

SIMPLE

MACHINE

WHAT KIND OF SIMPLE

MACHINE IS THIS? (LEVER,

PLANE, ETC)

SIMPLE OR COMPOUND

SIMPLE OR

COMPOUN

TELL IF YOU WOULD USE A

SIMPLE OR COMPOUND

MACHINE

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

A PUSH OR PULL

WHAT IS FORCE?

A CHANGE IN POSITION

WHAT IS MOTION?

THE MEASURE OF HOW FAST

SOMETHING MOVES OVER A

CERTAIN DISTANCE

WHAT IS SPEED?

A BOARD IS AN EXAMPLE OF

THIS SIMPLE MACHINE

WHAT IS A PLANE?

PRYING OPEN A CAN OF PAINT

WHAT IS A SIMPLE

MACHINE? (LEVER)

CUTTING WITH SCISSORS

WHAT IS A COMPOUND

MACHINE?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

A TOOL THAT MAKES WORK

EASIER

WHAT IS A SIMPLE

MACHINE? (MACHINE)

A FLAT SURFACE SET AT AN

ANGLE TO ANOTHER SURFACE

WHAT IS AN INCLINED

PLANE?

THE FORCE THAT PULLS

OBJECTS TOWARD EACH

OTHER

WHAT IS GRAVITY?

AIRPLANES MOVE FASTER

THAN CARS BECAUSE

AIRPLANES MOVE AT A

FASTER THIS

WHAT IS SPEED?

A SCREW-ON LID

WHAT IS A SCREW?

PUSHING A BOX UP A RAMP

WHAT IS A SIMPLE

MACHINE? (INCLINED

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

THE MEASURE OF FORCE IT

TAKES TO MOVE AN OBJECT A

CERTAIN DISTANCE

WHAT IS WORK?

EVERY MOTION IS STARTED

AND STOPPED BY THIS

WHAT IS A FORCE?

A MEASURE OF THE PULL OF

GRAVITY ON AN OBJECT

WHAT IS WEIGHT?

A PULLEY CHANGES THE

DIRECTION OF THIS

WHAT IS FORCE?

A DOORKNOB

WHAT IS WHEEL AND

AXLE?

TURNING A DOORKNOB TO

OPEN A DOOR

WHAT IS A SIMPLE

MACHINE?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

IT TAKES MORE FORCE TO

MOVE A BASKETBALL THAN A

FEATHER BECAUSE THE

BASKETBALL HAS MORE OF

THIS

WHAT IS MASS?

THE LID ON A JAR IS STUCK

AND YOU CAN'T GET IT OPEN,

SO YOU HAVEN'T DONE ANY OF

THIS

WHAT IS WORK?

A PERSON LIFTING A BOX

STRAIGHT UP AND ANOTHER

PUSHING THE SAME BOX UP A

RAMP ARE DOING THE SAME

AMOUNT OF THIS

WHAT IS WORK?

PEOPLE WOULD WEIGH MORE

ON JUPITER THAN ON EARTH

BECAUSE JUPITER HAS A

GREATER THIS

WHAT IS GRAVITY?

A BAR THAT MOVES ON OR

AROUND A FIXED POINT

WHAT IS A LEVER?

USING A ROPE AND PULLEY TO

LIFT SOMETHING HEAVY UP TO

YOUR TREEHOUSE

WHAT IS A SIMPLE

MACHINE?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

WORK IS MEASURED IN THESE

WHAT ARE

NEWTON-METERS?

TO USE A LEVER YOU NEED

THIS POINT TO REST IT ON

WHAT IS A FULCRUM?

A PAIR OF SCISSORS IS A

COMPOUND MACHINE

BECAUSE IT IS MADE OF

SEVERAL OF THESE

WHAT ARE SIMPLE

MACHINES?

IF YOU PUSH AGAINST A WALL

ALL DAY BUT IT DOESN'T

MOVE, YOU HAVEN'T DONE

ANY OF THIS

WHAT IS WORK?

AN AXE CHOPPING WOOD

WHAT IS A WEDGE?

A SEESAW OR TEETER-TOTTER

WHAT IS A SIMPLE

MACHINE? (LEVER &

 CATEGORY:   

SPEED  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

A CAR TRAVELS 300 MILES INSIX HOURS.  THIS WAS ITSAVERAGE SPEED    

 Response:   

WHAT IS 50 MPH?

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 GAME NAME:

HARCOURT SCIENCE GR 3 UNIT

DOUBLE JEOPARDY!®  

CATEGORY 1

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CATEGORY 3

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CATEGORY 6

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CATEGORY

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CATEGORY

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CLUE 1

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400 POINTS


Response 1

CLUE 2

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800 POINTS


Response 2

CLUE 3

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1200 POINTS


Response 3

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

 CATEGORY:   

SPEED  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

A CAR TRAVELS 300 MILES INSIX HOURS.  THIS WAS ITSAVERAGE SPEED    

 Response:   

WHAT IS 50 MPH?

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