Ch 29: STEM Connections

About This Chapter

Explore entertaining lessons to boost your knowledge of STEM connections. This chapter covers the relationship between science and technology, the use of models and simulations in science, advantages and disadvantages of physical models and more.

STEM Connections - Chapter Summary

STEM programs designed to foster an understanding of science, technology, engineering and mathematics in students. Use this chapter to strengthen your knowledge of STEM programs and how these fields are related. Lessons examine the use of models and simulations in learning and explore the connections between technology and science. Upon completion of this chapter, you will be able to:

  • Explain how science leads to technology and technology leads to science
  • Discuss reasons scientists opt to use models and simulations
  • Define the physical model, describe its use, and identify its types
  • Describe characteristics of conceptual models

View the lessons anytime from your computer or mobile devices to refresh your knowledge of STEM connections. Revisit the lessons as often as needed to ensure you have a grasp of the concepts covered. Assess your knowledge by taking short lesson quizzes and a practice chapter exam. Be sure to send any questions you have about lesson topics to our experts.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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