Introduction to Engineering Technology / Edition 5

Introduction to Engineering Technology / Edition 5

by Robert J. Pond
     
 

ISBN-10: 0130310387

ISBN-13: 9780130310385

Pub. Date: 06/29/2001

Publisher: Pearson Education

This book presents an overall view of the engineering world and explains how the technician and technologist fits into that world, stressing the importance of a good attitude and close attention to detail. Introduction to Engineering Technology, Seventh Edition also provides students with an opportunity to use the language and tools of the math-sciences, such

Overview

This book presents an overall view of the engineering world and explains how the technician and technologist fits into that world, stressing the importance of a good attitude and close attention to detail. Introduction to Engineering Technology, Seventh Edition also provides students with an opportunity to use the language and tools of the math-sciences, such as using an engineering calculator, understanding basic applied math (such as algebra and trigonometry, with emphasis on applied), and the value of good communication skills.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130310385
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
06/29/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
410
Product dimensions:
7.24(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.30(d)

Table of Contents

1. Engineering Technology as a Career
2. Career Choices in the Engineering Technologies
3. Survival Skills — Preparing for the Engineering Technologies
4. The Calculator
5. Measurement Systems
6. Right-Triangle Trigonometry and Geometry for Technologists
7. The Technical Library
8. The Personal Computer
9. Networking, Internet, and Industrial Automation
10. Your Future in Technology
Appendix A: Professional Organizations in Engineering
Appendix B: Algebraic Rules
Appendix C: Trigonometry
Appendix D: Glossary of Abbreviations and Acronyms
Answers to Odd-Numbered Problems

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