Rube Goldberg Machine

Machine Examples

Check out these ridiculously cool videos below J to get some inspiration. Don’t worry your machine does not need to be as elaborate as the ones in these videos. They are fun to watch so get into it J

Awesome isolation R. G. Machine

Easy - Simple Machine - Rube Goldberg Project

Difficult - How to Pass the Salt While Maintaining Proper Social Distance

Extra Examples to Watch

Hilarious Inventions

Simple Machines

  • Lever.
  • Wheel and axle.
  • Pulley.
  • Inclined plane.
  • Wedge.
  • Screw.

Simple machine, any of several devices with few or no moving parts that are used to modify motion and force in order to perform work. The simple machines are the inclined plane, lever, wedge, wheel and axle, pulley, and screw.

Compound Machines (two or more simple machines combined together)

Some examples

  • Scissors - Wedge and lever
  • Fishing Rod – Lever (the rod) Pulley (the reel)
  • Bicycles and Cars