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Welcome to PAEKUPU, words related to Te Marautanga o Aotearoa. Curriculum areas presently available on PAEKUPU: Toi Ataata, Te Reo Matatini, Puoro, Te Reo Pāngarau, Te Reo Pūtaiao, Ngā Mahi a te Rēhia
 
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Te Reo Pūtaiao

mahi ~a

work

tūingoa, tūmahi whiti

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko te rahi o te pūngao ka whakapaua ki te nuku i tētahi mea. Hei tātai i te rahi o te pūngao (arā, te nui o te mahi), me whakarea te tōpana ki te tawhiti o te nuku (i te ahunga anō o te tōpana). Ko te wae pūngoi te waeine. Arā te whārite:

M = tō × ta (M = mahi, tō = tōpana, ta = tawhiti)

The amount of energy used to move an object. The amount of work completed is calculated by multiplying the force applied by the distance moved in the direction of the force. Work is measured in joules:

W = F × d (W = work, F = force, d = distance)

Tauira KŌrero

He aha te waeine e tika ana mō te mahi?

Tātaihia te rahi o te mahi hei nuku i te pouaka.

Whakareatia te tōpana ki te tawhiti hei tātai i te nui o te mahi.

Tauira KŌrero

He aha te waeine e tika ana mō te mahi?

Tātaihia te rahi o te mahi hei nuku i te pouaka.

Whakareatia te tōpana ki te tawhiti hei tātai i te nui o te mahi.