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Amazing feats of electrical engineering

by Swanson, Jennifer,

Format: Print Book 2015
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
Carnegie Library of McKeesport Children Non Fiction J 621.3 Sw24
Location  Carnegie Library of McKeesport
 
Collection  Children Non Fiction
 
Call Number  J 621.3 Sw24
 
 
Summary
Engineers design our modern world. They combine science and technology to create incredible vehicles, structures, and objects. This title examines amazing feats of electrical engineering. Engaging text explores the global positioning system, solar power plants, and self-driving cars. It also examines the engineers who made these projects a reality and traces the history of the discipline. Relevant sidebars, stunning photos, and a glossary aid readers' understanding of the topic. A hands-on project and career-planning chart give readers a sense of what it takes to become an engineer. Additional features include a table of contents, a selected bibliography, source notes, and an index, plus essential facts about each featured feat of engineering. Aligned to Common Core standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
Additional Information
Series Great achievements in engineering.
Subjects Electrical engineering -- Juvenile literature.
Electrical engineering.
Publisher Minneapolis, Minnesota :2015
Other Titles Electrical engineering
Language English
Description 112 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 x 25 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (page 104-109) and index.
ISBN 9781624034282
1624034284
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