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Chapter 1

Define engineering the use of mathematics, science, and technology to create products and systems that improve the world
Engineers use a(n) ______ process to solve problems. engineering design
The requirements of a design solution are known as ____ specifications
List the three types of knowledge used by engineers. mathematics, science, technology
List three skills or traits that are needed by engineers. problem solving, creativity, communication List three skills or traits that are needed by engineers.
A(n) ____ is the lead designer in an engineering project engineer
The worker who builds the final solution is known as an ____. tradesperson
True or False? All fields of engineering have the same history and have developed in the same manner. false
List two early civilizations that used engineering principles to build structures. Mesopotamians and the Egyptians
The ____ was a time period in which many forms of engineering were formalized. Industrial Revolution
List one field of engineering that was developed in the twentieth century. aerospace engineering
Created by: Abby Lopez