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1 3 trouble with them is that calling them ‘simple’ is a bit deceptive. Unarguably the first one is the lever (Fig.1), which led Archimedes to say something along the lines of “Give me a lever and a place to stand, and I will move the world” somewhere that’s pretty esoteric compared to what’re known as the simple machines. The thing about the simple machines is that, while a lot of people feel there are six of them, there’s an argument to be made that there are in fact only three, so it’s not that simple. The you’ve ever used a spray diffuser in art classes at school, it seems unlikely that anyone would’ve mentioned that that’s how carburetto­rs work, but even IF 74 OCTOBER 2020