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The History of the Seesaw

Creating the Seesaw
Summary of the Invention

Creating the Seesaw

The History

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Joseph Morgese created the Seesaw

The seesaw lever is an example of a simple machine. The principle of a lever was discovered by Archimedes. He said that if he had a lever long enough and a place to stand on, he could move the earth. Levers have three parts: the pivot point or fulcrum and the two arms of the lever — the resistance arm and the effort arm.


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