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TSA Competitive Events Correlation by Task

In this course, the following tasks/competencies reinforce the standards listed beside them. Teachers may identify additional reinforcements in locally developed instructional materials.

Task/Competency Number Task/Competency Statement Standards
39 Differentiate between energy, power, and transportation. TSA Competitive Events: Animatronics ♦ Flight Endurance ♦ Transportation Modeling
40 Use instruments to collect quantitative data related to power systems. TSA Competitive Events: Animatronics ♦ Dragster Design ♦ Flight Endurance ♦ System Control Technology ♦ Transportation Modeling
41 Demonstrate safe work practices while participating in lab activities. TSA Competitive Events: Animatronics ♦ Dragster Design ♦ Engineering Design ♦ Flight Endurance ♦ System Control Technology ♦ Transportation Modeling
42 Compare and contrast energy sources. TSA Competitive Events: Dragster Design ♦ Flight Endurance ♦ System Control Technology ♦ Transportation Modeling
43 Differentiate among the methods of generating power. TSA Competitive Events: Animatronics ♦ Flight Endurance ♦ Transportation Modeling
44 Identify types of energy conversion systems. TSA Competitive Events: Animatronics ♦ Dragster Design ♦ Engineering Design ♦ Flight Endurance ♦ Transportation Modeling
47 Design a power transmission system, using the systems approach. TSA Competitive Events: Engineering Design ♦ System Control Technology
50 Demonstrate principles of mechanical systems as they relate to power transmission. TSA Competitive Events: Animatronics ♦ Dragster Design ♦ Engineering Design ♦ Flight Endurance ♦ Transportation Modeling
55 Utilize hydraulic and pneumatic fluid systems to transmit power. TSA Competitive Events: Animatronics ♦ Dragster Design ♦ Engineering Design ♦ Flight Endurance ♦ Transportation Modeling
60 Utilize electricity to transmit power. TSA Competitive Events: Animatronics ♦ Engineering Design ♦ System Control Technology ♦ Transportation Modeling
66 Differentiate between modes of transportation, including their effects on society. TSA Competitive Events: Engineering Design ♦ Flight Endurance ♦ Transportation Modeling
73 Evaluate transportation control systems. TSA Competitive Events: Dragster Design ♦ Flight Endurance ♦ System Control Technology ♦ Transportation Modeling
75 Design a transportation subsystem. TSA Competitive Events: Dragster Design ♦ Engineering Design ♦ Flight Endurance ♦ System Control Technology ♦ Transportation Modeling
76 Construct a subsystem, or model of a subsystem, based on your design. TSA Competitive Events: Dragster Design ♦ Engineering Design ♦ Flight Endurance ♦ System Control Technology ♦ Transportation Modeling
78 Research careers related to power and transportation and their educational requirements. TSA Competitive Events: Career Preparation ♦ Transportation Modeling
80 Present research on a chosen career. TSA Competitive Events: Career Preparation ♦ Engineering Design ♦ Extemporaneous Presentation ♦ Prepared Presentation