# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Diesel Equipment Technology III Task 1649988398

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Determine pump type, rotation, and drive system.


Determination should include
  • locating the manufacturer's specifications for the hydraulic pump which will note type of pump and direction of rotation
  • reviewing the service literature to determine drive system (mechanical, electric, hydraulic).

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are the three major types of hydraulic pumps?
  • What are the advantages and disadvantages of each style of pump?
  • Can the rotation of a pump be changed? Explain.

Related Standards of Learning



The student will read and analyze a variety of nonfiction texts.
  1. Generate and respond logically to literal, inferential, evaluative, synthesizing, and critical-thinking questions before, during, and after reading texts.
  2. Analyze and synthesize information in order to solve problems, answer questions, and generate new knowledge.
  3. Analyze two or more texts addressing the same topic to identify authors’ purposes and determine how authors reach similar or different conclusions.
  4. Recognize and analyze use of ambiguity, contradiction, paradox, irony, overstatement, and understatement in text.
  5. Identify false premises in persuasive writing.
  6. Draw conclusions and make inferences about explicit and implied information, using textual support.