Robotics Engineering and Our Automated World

Rebecca Sjonger (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427117861

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Robots are machines that follow a decision-making process when performing tasks. They are playing an increasing role in manufacturing, agriculture, medicine, mining, and aerospace, as well as in our everyday lives. Readers will learn how robotics engineers find new ways for robots to do work that would be dangerous, time-consuming, dull, or impossible for humans to perform. Real-life examples and a design challenge help students understand key concepts related to the engineering design process, and how robotics engineers play a vital role in expanding our knowledge of the universe.

Reading Level
Lexile
920L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
W
ATOS
6.0
DRA
50
Categories
Genre
Science & Technology
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade
Subject
Science
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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