Amazing Feats of Electrical Engineering, 1st Edition

  • Jennifer Swanson
  • Published By: ABDO Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1629685283
  • ISBN-13: 9781629685281
  • DDC: 621.3
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released November 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Readers will marvel at the incredible engineering accomplishments in each of these engaging books. Through up-close examinations of three major projects, readers learn about core science and engineering concepts and principles at work in the discipline. The books also explore the tools used by engineers in their work, as well as issues that regularly come into play in the world of engineering, such as availability of resources and environmental impacts. Each book concludes with a forward look at the future of the discipline. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Licensed to Drive.
2: Electrical Engineering.
3: Creating GPS.
4: GPS in Action.
5: Harnessing the Sun's Energy.
6: Solar Challenges.
7: A Robot Driver.
8: Improving the Driverless Car.
9: Engineering the Future.
Hands-On Project: Thinking about Driverless Cars.
Planning a Career.
Essential Facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About the Author.