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|What is Technology?
|The use of knowledge and resources to develop products and systems to satisfy peopleâs needs or wants.
|Why do we study technology?
|So that we can understand, use, and manage it.
|How is technology used?
|To solve problems and extend our capabilities.
|How fast is technology growing?
|What are the basic steps in the problem solving method?
|Understanding the problem, Gathering Info, Developing solutions, implementing solutions, testing and evaluating, redesign and communication
|What is a system?
|A combination of parts that work together to achieve a desired goal
|How does a systems model work?
|inputs to process or resources to output to feedback back to input
|What type of outcomes can systems create?
|Desire, Expected, Undesired, and Unexpected
|What can be used to help maintain control of an object while it is going down a slope?
|What will happen to an object that goes down a slope that is too steep?
|It will become out of control, will not be able to stop at the end.
|The first hill on any roller coaster is very important because it must...
|Create enough gravitational potential energy for the coaster to go through the rest of the track without needed any more power.
|How can ethical behavior best be described?
|when one does what is best for everyone.
|why would engineers follow their professional ethics code?
|it provides a clear definition of what the public has a right to expect from responsible engineers.
|why should engineers act ethically?
|that is the way responsible engineers behave.
|who is an engineer MOST obligated to?
|the public welfare
|When should registered professional engineers take clients?
|they are fully technically competent to carry out services
|during what age was the development of weapons a major driver of technologies development?
|during all of the ages and it continues to be
|what is a method or process involved in?
|from unit 1 notes, what is a model?
|mathematical formula, a miniature representation, and a simplified system
|Which career uses a design team?
|Provide 3 examples of a constraint
|can include economic, environmental, ethical and Legal, Health and Safety, Manufacturability, political and social-FDA, language
|what can be identified as a thing?
|what explains what is or what already exists?
|what law states computing power increases exponentially?
|when will Engineers be out of work? When will mankind's basic needs be met?
|which of the following is a limitation?
|what is Iterative? who uses or applies this method
|which of the following involves forming a hypothesis?
|The scientific Method
|Most important technological development during the stone age
|control of fire
|most important technological development during the Bronze age
|The rule of law allowed for what?