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STEM PLTWUnit 1/2
What is engineering and design process
|What does STEM stand for?
|Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
|What does Innovate mean?
|To improve or make better
|What 4 things do engineers do?
|Design, model, test, innovate
|What 4 things relate to math?
|numbers, graphs, measurements, geometry
|What 5 things do humans need to survive?
|food, water, shelter, clothes, and friends
|What is Criteria?
|what you need in a project
|What are constraints?
|Limits in a project
|What are 3 constraints present in every project?
|time, money, space
|What is the first step in the design process?
|define the problem
|What is the last step in the design process?
|What does STEM allow us to do?
|solve problems based on societal needs and wants
|What is the difference in science and technology?
|science is made in nature and technology is how humans use natural materials to create new things
|Why do engineers work in teams?
|Experts from all different fields of study are needed to complete a project
|What is invent mean?
|to make something brand new
|What is the main purpose of having students present their ideas to their colleagues
|Their colleagues can use their ideas for future solutions
|Why is STEM important?
|Many jobs of the future gobal economy will be in STEM careers
|How do engineers do research?
|they ask an expert
|The modern engineering field can be described as
|Innovative Competitive Comprehensive
|what is engineering
|Using technological and scientific knowledge to solve practical problems.
|What does evaluate mean in the design process?
|Judge and grade the solution