Engineering is the application of science, mathematics, and experience to produce a thing or a process that is useful.
Engineering is neither more nor less important than science, just different.
The basic objective of science is to discover the composition and behavior of the physical world; that is, science is the study of the natural world.
The basic objective of engineering is to use scientific principles and methods to produce useful devices and services that serve humankind.
This book describes 25 different types of engineering and gives 25 projects that can easily be used in the classroom, as the basis of a science fair project, or at home just for fun!
|Janice VanCleave’s Engineering for Every Kid: Easy Activities That Make Learning Science Fun|