Why are scissors a lever?

Scissors are levers because, the fulcrum is between the applied force and the load. The load are the blades. Your hands are applying the force. Scissors are the first class levers. So blah blah blah!


That is so not true!They are also part wedge!


It is true.The question is why are scissors a lever so,this person answered that question.The question didn't ask anything about the scissors being part wedge.The question only asks about the fact that the scissors is a lever.