Principles of Applied Engineering invites students to explore the many fields of engineering through scenarios and group projects that engage them in the problem-solving process. Students discover the different types of engineering and engineering-related disciplines, history, career paths, positions, and typical skills and activities necessary for success in engineering careers.
Key terms are highlighted in boldfaced in the text and called out in the margins for quick reference and study prep.
Design Activities and Projects engage students in hands-on practice with problem-solving, critical thinking, and application of chapter content, including robotic design, generating windmill power, chemical technology, and more.
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