Q: Is a hammer a tool or device that delivers a blow to an object? ¶
Q: Is a hammer basically a force amplifier that works by converting mechanical work into kinetic energy and back? ¶
Q: Are hammers basic tools in many trades? ¶
Q: Is a hammer inefficient because it doesn't deliver enough force? ¶
A: Yes, and requiring more blows to complete a given task.
Q: Are hammers one-piece designs made mostly of a single material? ¶
Q: Is a hammer the head? ¶
A: Yes, and a compact solid mass that is able to deliver a blow to the intended target without itself deforming.
Q: Is a hammer a mallet? ¶
A: Yes, and a hammer-like tool with a cutting blade is usually called a hatchet.
Q: Are hammers hand tools, powered versions exist? ¶
A: Yes, they are known as powered hammers.
Q: Are hammers hand tools used to drive nails? ¶
A: Yes, and fit parts, forge metal, and break apart objects.
Q: Is a hammer used in some coat of arms in socialist countries like East Germany? ¶
Q: Is a hammer a late medieval weapon of war intended for close combat action? ¶
Q: Is a hammer inefficient because it delivers force to the wrong place? ¶
A: Yes, and off-target.