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Technology & Engineering

AUTHOR Wright, R. Thomas
PUBLISHER Goodheart-Wilcox Publisher (10/18/2010)
PRODUCT TYPE Hardcover (Hardcover)

Description
Technology & Engineering will help students realize how technology affects people and the world in which we live. Numerous illustrations and easy-to-read text enable understanding of how people use technology and why technological systems work the way they do. Student-friendly features, such as tomorrows Technology Today, Technology Explained, Academic Connections, STEM Connections, Think Green, and Career Corners, provide numerous practical examples of the impacts of technology on our world. This edition of the book contains information on automation and robotics, digital photography, digital signals, and job skills and employment. The book is fully correlated to the Standards for Technological Literacy. Strategic Reading features help students focus on the material in each chapter.STEM Connections and Academic Connections relate chapter content to math, science, history, and communication.Think Green features connect chapter content to environmental issues.Technology Explained features highlight ad discuss a variety of current technologies.Career Corner features present information about careers related to various technological fields.Test Your Knowledge questions and STEM applications are included at the end of each chapter.
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Product Details
ISBN-13: 9781605254128
ISBN-10: 1605254126
Binding: Hardback or Cased Book (Unsewn / Adhesive Bound)
Content Language: English
Edition Number: 0006
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Page Count: 816
Carton Quantity: 8
Product Dimensions: 8.80 x 1.30 x 11.10 inches
Weight: 4.20 pound(s)
Feature Codes: Index, Price on Product, Table of Contents, Textbook, Glossary, Illustrated
Country of Origin: US
Subject Information
BISAC Categories
Science | Applied Sciences
Science | General
Dewey Decimal: 600
Library of Congress Control Number: 2010033179
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Technology & Engineering will help students realize how technology affects people and the world in which we live. Numerous illustrations and easy-to-read text enable understanding of how people use technology and why technological systems work the way they do. Student-friendly features, such as tomorrows Technology Today, Technology Explained, Academic Connections, STEM Connections, Think Green, and Career Corners, provide numerous practical examples of the impacts of technology on our world. This edition of the book contains information on automation and robotics, digital photography, digital signals, and job skills and employment. The book is fully correlated to the Standards for Technological Literacy. Strategic Reading features help students focus on the material in each chapter.STEM Connections and Academic Connections relate chapter content to math, science, history, and communication.Think Green features connect chapter content to environmental issues.Technology Explained features highlight ad discuss a variety of current technologies.Career Corner features present information about careers related to various technological fields.Test Your Knowledge questions and STEM applications are included at the end of each chapter.
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