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CK-12 Engineering: An Introduction for High School

CK-12 Engineering: An Introduction for High School...

Introduces engineering techniques and practices to high school students. This book is designed for a broad range of student abilities and does not require significant math or science...
Engineering

Engineering...

This e-book provides information about engineering. Table of Contents- IntroductionHistoryModern EngineeringMethods of EngineeringRelationships to Other...
Engineering the City: How Infrastructure Works

Engineering the City: How Infrastructure Works...

How does a city obtain water, gas, and electricity? Where do these services come from? How are they transported? The answer is infrastructure, or the inner, and sometimes invisible, workings of the city. Roads, railroads, bridges, telephone wires, and power lines are visible elements of the infrastructure; sewers, plumbing pipes, wires, tunnels, cables, and sometimes rails are usually buried underground or hidden behind...
Janice VanCleave’s Engineering for Every Kid: Easy Activities That Make Learning Science Fun (Science for Every Kid Series)

Janice VanCleave’s Engineering for Every Kid...

Now you can discover the answers to these and many other fascinating questions about engineering for yourself with this fun-filled resource. Janice VanCleave’s Engineering for Every Kid presents entertaining, challenging experiments and activities to help you understand the different types of engineering there areincluding structural, solar, electrical, and chemicaland how each is applied to real world everyday...
Basic Machines and How They Work

Basic Machines and How They Work...

Only elementary math skills are needed to follow this instructive manual, which covers many familiar machines and their components, includinglevers, block and tackle, andthe inclined plane and wedge, in addition to hydrostatic and hydraulic machines, internal combustion engines, trains, and more. 204...
Engineering and the Mind’s Eye

Engineering and the Mind’s Eye...

The things that engineers design are everywhere, and the influence that engineers have on daily life is far out of proportion to their numbers. In this expanded version of a remarkable essay published in Science more than a decade ago, Eugene Ferguson takes a probing look at the process of engineering design, arguing that despite modern technical advances, good engineering is still as much a matter of intuition and nonverbal...
Is There An Engineer Inside You?: A Comprehensive Guide to Career Decisions in Engineering

Is There An Engineer Inside You?: A Comprehensive ...

The perfect book for students considering a career in engineering! Is There An Engineer Inside You? provides a detailed description of the engineering profession and many engineering specialties. The book includes guidance on planning for an engineering career ? from selecting the right college to preparing career groundwork. Salary statistics and addresses of engineering societies are included. The book also provides...
Engineering Fundamentals: An Introduction to Engineering

Engineering Fundamentals: An Introduction to Engin...

Motivating students from all engineering disciplines, this text encourages students to become engineers and prepares them with a solid foundation in fundamental principles and physical laws. The book begins by introducing students to the exciting world of engineering as they discover what engineers do as well as the various areas of specialization. After explaining good study habits and what it takes to succeed, Moaveni then...
Information Technology for Management: Improving Strategic and Operational Performance

Information Technology for Management: Improving S...

Up-to-date coverage on how new technology is changing the way organizations operate and compete Every day, new technology influences how organizations operate and compete in the current global environment, and this updated edition of a classic provides authoritative and streamlined coverage of this evolving topic. High-profile topics are discussed, such as social networks, green IS, and business intelligence, and global...
Information Technology Project Management, Revised (with Premium Online Content Printed Access Card)

Information Technology Project Management, Revised...

Information is traveling faster and being shared by more individuals than ever before. Information Technology Project Management, Revised Sixth Edition, offers the “behind-the-scene” aspect of technology. Although project management has been an established field for many years, managing information technology requires ideas and information that go beyond standard project management. By weaving together theory and...