# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Diesel Equipment Technology III Task 1881048204

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Conduct performance test(s) on HVAC systems.


Conducting should include

  • identifying system type and components (cycling clutch orifice tube [CCOT], expansion valve)
  • following manufacturer's detailed steps for conducting an HVAC performance test
  • determining needed action.

Process/Skill Questions

  • How long should a vehicle sit before you perform a static reading test? Explain.
  • Which doors and/or windows should be open during the performance test? 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.