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Technology Shaping Our World

Technology Shaping Our World

by John R. Walker, John B. Gradwell
     
 
Technology: Shaping Our World is based on technology's underlying physical and scientific principles. The text is written to help students understand the technological world around them. The importance of materials, energy, people, and information to all technological activity is stressed. Problem solving and design applications are supported by various activities

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Technology: Shaping Our World is based on technology's underlying physical and scientific principles. The text is written to help students understand the technological world around them. The importance of materials, energy, people, and information to all technological activity is stressed. Problem solving and design applications are supported by various activities throughout the text. Written for middle school/high school introductory technology courses, this book is a leader in Technology, Science, and Math (TSM) integration. This versatile text can be easily utilized in a variety of technology education modules.

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A text for high school and vocational school students on the basic scientific principles involved in various technologies such as communications, manufacturing, construction, transportation, and energy. Features key terms, self tests, chapter summaries, and assignments, plus a glossary and color photos and diagrams. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781590701713
Publisher:
Goodheart-Willcox Publisher
Publication date:
01/28/2004
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
464
Product dimensions:
8.28(w) x 10.32(h) x 0.90(d)
Age Range:
11 - 13 Years

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