This science ClipArt gallery offers 17 illustrations of a simple machine, inclined planes. Inclined planes are surfaces whose endpoints have different heights, and by moving an object up the plane, it eliminates the need to move the object completely vertical, reducing work.

### Inclined Plane with Force at an Angle to Plane and Base

"An inclined plane is a slope, or a flat surface, making an angle with a horizontal line...the force…

### Inclined Plane with the Force Acting Parallel to the Base

"An inclined plane is a slope, or flat surface, making an angle with a horizontal line...the force acts…

### Inclined Plane with the Force Acting Parallel to the Plane

"An inclined plane is a slope, or flat surface, making an angle with a horizontal line...the force acts…

### Inclined Plane

"Suppose the inclined plane, to be two feet from A to B, and one foot from C to B, then, as we have…

### Incline Planes

"Suppose two inclined planes, of the same height, with bases of different lenghts; then the weight and…

### Inclined Plane

"This power, the most simple of all machines, consists of a hard, smooth, plane, inclined to the horizon…

### Inlined Plane with Weight

"The power required to force a given weight up an inclined plane, is in proportion to its height, and…

### Inclined Plane

"An inclined plane is a smooth, hard, inflexible surface, inclined so as to make an oblique angle with…

### Inclined Plane

"One of the primary simple mechanical powers. The plane's surface is inclined to the horizon at any…

### Inclined Plane

"A force pushing a weight from C to D, only raises it through the perpendicular height, E D, by acting…

### Inclined Plane

An example of a simple machine. In the figure, AC is the included plane, CB is the height of the plane,…

### Inclined Planes

Examples of inclined planes, which is a tilted surface that objects can easily roll off of.

### Simple Machine

A simple inclined plane. The power multiplied by the length of the plane equals the weight multiplied…

### Simple Machine

An inclined plane with a different pulley system layout.

### Simple Machine

An inclined plane with an inverted pulley system. No rule can be given for the ratio of power to weight.…

### Simple Machine

A very complex inclined plane

### Inclined Plane

An inclined plane used to multiply work done.