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The Mechanics of Ancient Greece Design Technolgy Project Task 1 Design a lever system to lift a large rock or stone onto a  vehicle for transporting to the temple Task 2 Design a mechanism based on the Archimedes claw to  put the rock or stone into place on the temple walls A few questions to think about What materials will be suitable in your scale model? How will you stop the brick rolling back when pushing it up hill? How will you create enough force to lift the brick?
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Unformatted text preview: • Will your device be mobile? Does it need to be? A few questions to think about • What materials will be suitable in your scale model? • What will you use as your base to carry the stone into position? • How will you create enough force to lift and control the stone? • Will your device be mobile? Does it need to be? "Give me a place to stand on, and I can move the earth."...
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This note was uploaded on 11/29/2011 for the course HIST 201 taught by Professor Sabey during the Winter '08 term at BYU.

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