GATEWAY TO ENGINEERING, 2E helps students build a solid foundation in technological literacy as they study engineering-related careers and educational pathways. This book introduces middle school students to the process of design, the importance of engineering graphics, and applications of electricity and electronics, mechanics, energy, communications, automation/robotics, manufacturing processes, and control systems/computer programming. The vibrant four-color design and plentiful images make it especially appealing to middle school students, while the textas strong engineering flavor and alignment with national Standards for Technological Literacy make it the perfect tool for mastering Project Lead the Wayas Gateway to Technology curriculum. It also includes a revised chapter featuring sustainable architecture, enhanced coverage of green technology, and new CourseMate interactive learning tools. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.SECTION 4: COMBINATION CIRCUIT Construction We call an electrical circuit that contains both a series circuit and a parallel circuit a combination circuit. As shown in Figure 15-11, the two lightbulbs are in parallel to each other. Both bulbs anbsp;...
|Title||:||Gateway to Engineering|
|Author||:||George Rogers, Michael Wright, Ben Yates|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2013-01-01|