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Project Lead the Way - Introduction to Engineering - most common terms

absolute coordinates

The exact location of a specific point of X,Y,Z and from the origin


a detailed examination of the elements or structure of something


the amounbt of rotation needed to bring one line or plane into coincidence with another; measured in degrees


a group of machine or handmade parts that fit together to form a self-contained unit

assembly drawing

a drawing that shows the various parts of an item when assembled


an evaluation technique for technology

auxiliary view

an orthographic view of an object using a direction of sight other than the six basic views


an imaginary line through a body, about which it rotates


a circled number identifying each part sown in an assembly drawing.


a spontaneous group discussion tp produce ideas


a group technique for solving problems


something produced in the making of something else

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