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Explain how the components of transportation systems interact.

Definition

Explanation should include
  • structural subsystems
  • control subsystems
  • propulsion subsystems.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What transportation systems do not rely on a moving vehicle (e.g., conveyor belt, pipeline, escalator)?
  • What is the purpose of a structural subsystem?
  • How do the subsystems affect one another?
  • What are some examples of propulsion subsystems?
  • What advancements have been made in each of the subsystems?

Other Related Standards

ITEEA National Standards

18. Transportation Technologies