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Introduction to Engineering Technology, Global Edition (8th edition)

Introduction to Engineering Technology, Global Edition (8th edition)

By: Robert J. Pond (author), Jeffrey L. Rankinen (author)Paperback

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For introductory courses in Engineering Technologies Introduction to Engineering Technology, Eighth Edition, explains the responsibilities of technicians and technologists in the dynamic world of engineering. The basic tools of engineering technology, including problem solving, calculator skills, conversion of units, geometry, computer skills, and technical reporting, are explained. Mathematical concepts are presented in a moderately-paced manner, including practical, worked-out examples for the engineering calculator. In addition to developing students' skills in algebra, trigonometry, and geometry, this popular text also helps them to understand the broad spectrum of today's technologies.


1. Engineering Technology as a Career2. Career Choices in the Engineering Technologies3. Survival Skills - Preparing for the Engineering Technologies4. The Calculator5. Measurement Systems6. Right-Triangle Trigonometry and Geometry for Technologists7. The Technical Library8. The Personal Computer9. Networking, Internet, and Industrial Automation10. Your Future in Technology Appendix A: Professional Organizations in EngineeringAppendix B: Algebraic RulesAppendix C: TrigonometryAppendix D: Glossary of Abbreviations and AcronymsAnswers to Odd-Numbered Problems

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781292072111
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 384
  • ID: 9781292072111
  • weight: 608
  • ISBN10: 1292072113
  • edition: 8th edition

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