Solving Real-world Problems With Mechanical Engineering

Solving Real-world Problems With Mechanical Engineering

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Baker & Taylor
Introduces the field of mechanical engineering and its history; describes how it is used in energy, manufacturing, transportation, temperature control, and other situations, and discusses career opportunities and future developments.

Rosen Pub Group
Planes, trains, and automobiles—these are just some of the many achievements of mechanical engineering. This volume will show readers that they do not have to know complex equations to appreciate the impact the field has had on the world. Accessible text introduces young readers to the machines and engines that power the devices, vehicles, and appliances they encounter on a daily basis. Boxes explain important terms and concepts of mechanics and encourage readers to think critically. The book ends with a guided activity that invites readers to don the hat of a mechanical engineer and build their own windmill.

Publisher: New York, NY :, Britannica Educational Publishing, in association with Rosen Educational Services,, 2016
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9781680482669
Characteristics: 32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm


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