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# What class lever is a pair of tongs?

Updated: 9/27/2023

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### What class of lever are ice tongs?

Ice tongs are actually third class lever. In a third class lever, the effort is between the fulcrum and the load.

### What type of lever are tongs?

its the third class

### Is tongs an example of 2nd class levers?

Tongs can indeed be considered an example of a second-class lever. In a second-class lever, the load is situated between the effort (or force applied) and the fulcrum.

### How are tongs a third class lever?

the fulcrum is where the parts of the two metals meet. Then, you push down in the middle of the tongs. (this is the input force). Then, the output force is the ends of the tongs pushing down or towards each other.

### Is a chopstick a first class lever?

yes a pair of chopsticks is a first class lever...suck it ben

### What does a pair of tongs mean in math?

Since "Tongs" is not a Math Term, you must mean, "A Pair"....TWO. Like 'pair of scissors' and 'pair of trousers' though, you don't have just 'a tong', a 'pair of tongs' means one set of tongs.

### What is a example of levers?

There are three types of lever, with examples as follows: A seesaw (teetertotter) is a Class 1 lever A wheel barrow is a Class 2 lever A pair of scissors is a Class 3 lever

### What kind of lever is a pair of pliers?

class one :DFIRST

### Any example of first class lever?

a pair of scissers

### What is class three?

A class three lever is where the load is one side of the force and the fulcrum is on the other side of the force. An example is a pair of tweezers. Another example is the secondary lever in a pair of fingernail clips, i.e. the part that closes on the fingernail. (The first lever in a pair of fingernail clips, i.e. the part that you press on, is an example of a second class lever.)

### What kind of lever is a seesaw?

yes it is a 1st class lever and so is a pair of pliers!!!!

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