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Design a transportation subsystem.

Definition

Design should
  • include scale drawing
  • use appropriate material selection
  • accomplish its purpose (e.g., carrying cargo or people)
  • include a process flowchart
  • meet specifications.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What is scale?
  • What determines appropriate material selection (e.g., economy, safety)?
  • Why must a design meet specifications?
  • Why should a design be replicable?

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