What is a mechanical advantage?


Mechanical advantage refers to using less effort to move a load or an object at a greater distance by means of a machine. The system that performs mechanical advantage is called a mechanical advantage device. This term is commonly used in physics and engineering.
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Mechanical advantage is the factor by which a force or torque is multiplied.
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mechanical advantage
the ratio of output force to the input force applied to a mechanism.
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Mechanical advantage in physics and engineering refers to the rate of efficiency and speed a machine has on the work you are doing, thus the higher the mechanical advantage the easier the work is done.
A mechanical advantage is the force ratio that is produced by a machine against the force that is applied used in accessing the machine performance. It is calculated by dividing the output force with the input force; therefore mechanical advantage =output force/ input force.
Mechanical advantage is the benefit that is derived by using a machine(simple or complex) to help you do work. Because of mechanical advantage it is easier to push something up a ramp then to lift the same object all at once.
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