Chapter 5

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lohikansun
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251678
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Chapter 5
Updated:
2013-12-08 14:43:38
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engineering
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Engineering,Design
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Scientific Principles and Examples
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  1. Inclined Planes
    Work = Force X Distance
  2. Levers
    • First class - pivot point between two forces, one in the load
    • Second class - Load lies between fulcrum and effort
    • Third Class - force lies between fulcrum and load
  3. Counterweights
    • Elevators
  4. Wave Phenomena
    Touchscreen monitors
  5. Piezoelectricity
    • Oppositely charged ions move toward opposite sides, causing electrical charge
    • Quartz Watches
  6. The Joule Effect
    • A resistant conductor glows if electric current is applied to it
    • Incandescent Electric Lights
  7. Sublimation
    • Solid-Gas
    • Freeze-Dried Coffee
  8. Magnetism
    Electric Motors
  9. Pressure
    Anemometers
  10. Binary Notation
    Computers

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