Technology Interactions, Student Text / Edition 2

Technology Interactions, Student Text / Edition 2

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Technology Interactions, Student Text / Edition 2

Technology Interactions is the only text that supports any modular technology education program for grades 6-10. Hands-on activities, fascinating facts, problem-solving exercises and other features to help students understand and experience technology. Topics include computer animation, health technologies, robotics, lasers and fiber optics, and much more.

Students apply technical principles to the solution of problems by actually designing and building projects.
Learning experiences at the end of each chapter sharpen students’ reasoning and analytical skills by utilizing their creativity. Problem-solving emphasis helps relate technology theory to real-world activities and problems. Linking to Mathematics, Science, and Communication activities build cross-curricular skills. Fascinating Facts provide interesting sidebars that relate to each chapter’s content. Career Pages highlight the qualifications and employability skills needed for various occupations.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780078297267
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date: 04/19/2002
Series: Technology Interactions Series
Edition description: Student Edition
Pages: 496
Product dimensions: 8.30(w) x 10.30(h) x 0.87(d)
Age Range: 11 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

SECTION 1: Introduction to Technology

Chapter 1 How Technology Works

Chapter 2 Design and Problem Solving

SECTION 2: Communication Technologies

Chapter 3 Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD)

Chapter 4 Desktop Publishing

Chapter 5 Computer Animation

Chapter 6 Internet

Chapter 7 Audio, Video, and Multimedia

SECTION 3: Technical Design Systems

Chapter 8 Manufacturing

Chapter 9 Structures

SECTION 4: Power Technologies

Chapter 10 Flight

Chapter 11 Land and Water Transportation

Chapter 12 Fluid Power

SECTION 5: Bio-Related Technologies

Chapter 13 Health Technologies

Chapter 14 Environmental Technologies

SECTION 6: Control Technologies

Chapter 15 Electricity and Electronics

Chapter 16 Computer Control Systems

Chapter 17 Robotics

SECTION 7: Integrated Technologies

Chapter 18 Lasers and Fiber Optics

Chapter 19 Engineering

Chapter 20 Applied Physics

Chapter 21 Weather

Chapter 22 Recycling

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