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engineering mid-term without drawing quiz stuff


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oldest form of design
1. Safety
2. Proportion
3. Color
4. Efficiency
5. Durability
6. Functionality
7. Maintenance Consideration
8. Tolerance
9. Shape
10. Texture
11. Line Quality
The period in the mid to late 1800's that provided a major jumpstart to the innovation of modern design
Industrial Revolution
One reason part replacement and mass production became so commonplace was the introduction of _________ parts.
Raw metal before it is processed
liquid poured into mold (hollow cavity for a desired shape)
forging process that is used to join parts together by a rivet
a material is pushed through a die of the desired cross-section
Injection Molding
plastic material is melted and injected under pressure to fill a mold
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
creates precision drawings or technical illustrations
the machining process of using rotary cutters to remove material from a workpiece
turns cylindrical material, touches a cutting tool and cuts it
Water jet
3D printer
synthesize a 3D object in successive layers under coputer control
the use of computers to control machine tools
Aeronautical Engineering
- design, manufacture, maintain, and test aircrafts. aerospace is closely related
- also involved in developing rocket engines, artificial satellites, and spaceships
- design, develop, test, and build vehicles of all kinds
- work may include engine design, fuel efficiency, lubricants, electrical systems, electronics, structures, hydraulics, materials, and safety systems
- design and build medical diagnostic and treatment instruments, prostheses, artificial organs, and pacemakers
- adapt computers to the needs of medical data processing and to modernize laboratory, hospital, and clinic structures and procedures
- specialize in heat-resistant materials, pottery, fiber optics, insulators, brick and tile, electronic materials, metal coatings, glass, abrasives, and cement
- research and develop ways to use chemistry to increase economical and efficient production processes.
- design, construct, and operate equipment and factories that use those developed processes
- create, improve, and provide protection to the community environment, b y providing facilities for living, industry, transportation, and other constructions
- design, build, test, and operate machinery
design production lines, conduct long-range planning, and work on computerized information systems
develop, design, and manufacture systems and devices that use electric power and signals
1. electric power and machinery
2. electronic engineering
3. communications and control engineers
4. computer engineering
design, develop, and operate plants and equipment for extracting metals from ores
- refining, alloying, casting, fabricating, and heat-treating the metals (these all contribute to industrial pollution forcing society's concern)
5 Key Elements of Emphasis in an Engineering Education
1. Development of of communication skills
2. familiarity with social sciences and humanities
3. solid base in science and mathematics
4. strong foundation in basic engineering sciences
5. applications and design experience in a specialized field
4 basic sets of classes for an engineering degree
1. non-technical
2. mathematics, chemistry, physics
3. basic engineering
4. specific department
this term is used in the design process to say that you go through the process multiple times to perfect the product ________.
The Seven Stages of the Design Process
1. Problem Identification
2. Conceptualization
3. Refinement of Preliminary Ideas
4. Design Analysis
5. Development and Implement
6. Optimization
7. Presentation
3 areas where we can identify a design problem, the first step of the design process
1. Market Research
2. Design Brief
3. Identification and Classification of Constraints
When analyzing a design, we will compare alternatives of different ideas in a ________ _________ to select a workable decision.
Design Matrix
A mock-up only shows the function of a design but does not look like a product is a ________________ model
A mock-up that only shows how a product looks but doesn't function is a ______________ model
Factors such as Aesthetics, Time, Information, Energy, and Ethics are all identified ______________ in the design process.
Specifications and Constraints
4 Rules of Brainstorming
1. No Criticism Allowed
2. Work for Quantity
3. Piling-On Welcome
4. Free-For-All
When going through design analysis, we compare solutions against one another based on a _______________
project requirements
The 3 Symbols used in a design matrix are...
1. +
2. -
3. S
an even distribution of weight enabling someone or something to remain upright and steady
a strong, regular, repeated pattern of movement or sound
special importance, value, or prominence given to something
a part, share, or number considered in comparative relation to a whole
the state of being united or joined as a whole
the action of repeating something that has already been said or written
resistance or dissect, expressed in action or argument
the process or a period of changing form one state or condition to another
the use of the imagination or original ideas, especially in the production of an artistic work
5 Qualities of Metal (Natural)
1. Malleable
2. Shiny
3. Corrosion Resistant
4. More Costly than non-metals
5. high strength and electrical and thermal conductivity
The process of melting by putting into a mold to cool is called _________
injection molding
What is the difference between steel and aluminum?
alloy of iron and carbon
- magnetic
stainless-chromium alloy
- corrosion resistant
- nonmagnetic
- easy to wield
- stronger
- natural metal
- naturally oxidized
- corrosion resistant
- used in planes and cars
- nonmagnetic
- cheaper
- more malleable
- thermal conductivity
- electrical conductivity
Plastics are also known as __________
2 types of plastics
1. thermosets
2. thermoplastics
melts when heat is applied
burns when heat is applied
4 Qualities of Plastics
1. low density
2. not stable at high temps
3. easily formed
4. light weight
***low cost
How are plastics made?
melted >>>>>> injected molding
4 specific examples of a ceramic
1. glass
2. pots
3. plates
4. tiles
4 Qualities of ceramics
1. insulators
2. resistant to high temps
3. corrosion resistant
4. stiff and brittle
Materials that are combined to have both qualities of the two are known as ____________
Wood is an example of the material made of a living thing ___________
when you have defined both the location and the size of a sketch
fully constrained
3 Boolean tool
to round
blends multiple profiles (smooths it out into one)
Datum (work) plane
concentric extrusion around an axis or straight sketch line