# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Diesel Equipment Technology III Task 413971017

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Interpret ring gear and pinion tooth contact pattern.


Interpretation should include reference to OEM guidelines regarding wear patterns.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What do you adjust to change backlash?
  • What happens if you move the ring gear away from the pinion?

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.