Presentation on theme: " He was born July 4 th, 1883 in San Francisco California. Rube Goldberg was a cartoonist, sculptor, author, engineer, and an inventor. He died."— Presentation transcript:
He was born July 4 th, 1883 in San Francisco California. Rube Goldberg was a cartoonist, sculptor, author, engineer, and an inventor. He died December 7 th 1970.
A simple machine is a device that helps make work easier. Some simple machines are a wheel, a pulley, a lever, a screw, and an inclined plane. There are six total simple machines.
IIt is a simple machine that completes a task in a complex way. HHis drawings usually contained an animal that helps with the task. MMany things are put together in his contraptions to do a simple task.
When you slip on ice, your foot kicks the paddle, lowering the finger, the snapping turtle extends its neck to bite the finger, opening the ice tongs and dropping a pillow, allowing you to fall on something soft.
As you sit on the cushion, you force air through a tube which starts an ice boat, causing a lighted cigar to explode the balloon. The dictator, hearing loud report, thinks he's been shot and falls over backward on the bulb which snaps a picture.
TThis is a Rube Goldberg invention for a Honda Commercial using only car parts. hhttp://www.youtube. com/watch?v=Zww WtbMfEFE