Maintaining and finding an outcome.
9 Ages Of Technology
Prototype vs Mock-up
Prototype: a first model of something, from which something is copied.
Mock-up: A model or a replica of a machine or structure used for instructional propose.
Mechanical Technology: putting parts together to create motion
Electrical: getting work from electrical energy (Ex. Power Plants)
Optical: creating light energy
Thermal: heat energy
Biotechnology: using organisms for a desired outcome
Electronic: using electricity
Structural: the support of technology
a self-contained system with a larger system
EX: a simple system
Research & Development
work directed toward the innovation, introduction, and improvements of the products and processes
EX: New Basketball Shoes
Batch Process of Manufacturing
products produced in groups, not in a continuous stream
EX: car manufacturing