Eyewitness Series: Technology, 1st Edition

  • Roger Francis Bridgman
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  • ISBN-10: 0756669286
  • ISBN-13: 9780756669287
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 11th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2000 | Published/Released December 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2000

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Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: What Is Technology?.
2: Transforming Materials.
3: Cutting Materials.
4: What Are Metals?.
5: Using Metals.
6: Shaping Metals.
7: Joining Things Together.
8: Tension and Compression.
9: Building Structures.
10: Wood.
11: Plastics.
12: Composite Materials.
13: Measurements.
14: Ingenious Mechanisms.
15: The Factory.
16: Heat Engines.
17: Mass Production.
18: Domestic Lives.
19: The Technology of the Car.
20: Farming.
21: Taste and Smell.
22: Personal Communication.
23: Using Color.
24: Concept and Design.
25: Electronics and Computing.
26: Medical Matters.
27: Discovering Usefulness.
28: Technology and Nature.
29: Looking to the Future.
Index.
Acknowledgments.