Making the Workplace Talk to You: Using Visual Controls
By Kaye Krueger
Learners examine how visual controls help to manage the workplace. Photos of visual controls are provided.
Reading Vernier Height Gage Quiz
By Barbara Anderegg
Students take a 13-question quiz to practice reading 25- and 50-division Vernier height gages.
Acronyms & Terminology of the SDS
Learners will understand the technical terms used in the context of the SDS to help them interpret its information.
Current and Voltage Parameters of Digital Circuitry
By Patrick Hoppe
In this interactive learning object, students read about the voltage and current parameters commonly found on a data sheet. A brief quiz completes the activity.
Quality Basics: The Pareto Chart
By Mary Lee Rudnick-Kaun
In this learning activity you'll calculate percentages, cumulative percentages, and answer questions related to sample Pareto charts.
Calibrating a Depth Micrometer
In this learning activity you'll review the steps for calibrating the length of depth micrometer measuring rods.
Print Reading: Mounting Wedge
By Kelly Curran
Learners test their ability to visualize a mounting wedge in this interactive exercise that features animated pictorial views.
The Planetary Gear Drive
The learner will understand the design of a planetary gear drive and its advantages and disadvantages.
Successfully Completing Your Weld Test
The learner will...review the process for successfully completing a weld procedure specification for weld testing in the educational setting.
Problem Solving: Using a Flow Chart
By Mitch Vesaas
You will learn how to us a flow chart to describe the process actions and decisions to find a solution.
Tips for Completing Welding Assignments
In this learning activity you'll gain tips for successfully completing welding assignments.
Safety Scene - Welding Edition
In this activity you'll identify several hazards in a welding environment.
SMAW Electrode Characteristics
In this learning activity, you’ll explore the characteristics of common, carbon steel shielded metal arc welding electrodes, which fall under American Welding Society specification A5.1.
Pick Your Partners
By Dave Bunnow
In this scenario for working in teams, the learner reads profiles of six company employees and then chooses three people to work on a team on which the learner will also serve. The learner writes a justification of his/her decisions.
Maintenance Roles in Effective Teams
By Rosie Bunnow
Learners identify maintenance roles and match statements characteristic of each role. This activity has audio content.
Solve Problems with POWER
Learners apply the problem-solving tool POWER to a problem at their workplace.
By Terry Bartelt
In this learning activity you'll review how an OR gate operates using a truth table, a Boolean Algebra equation, a switch analogy, and a written statement.
Pulse Train Fundamentals: Practice Problem #2
In this interactive object, learners determine the pulse width, period, duty cycle, and frequency of a waveform.
Pulse Train Fundamentals: Practice Problem #5
Calculating Force for Punching
By Dave Hoffman
Users calculate the tonnage required to punch holes in a specific base metal. The formula to be used is provided along with the tensile strength for various metals. A calculator is required.
Calculating Bend Allowance for Press Brake Forming
Introduces two methods of determining bend allowance; one is simple and is an approximate, the other is more precise. Interactive part has learner calculate bend allowance and blank size.
Review - Drill Press Accessories and Procedures
This review tests the student's knowledge of drill press accessories and procedures.
This document gives an overview of chuck maintenance.
Lathes - Feed Rate Calculations
This document is a visual and text description of lathe feed rate calculations.
Lathe Project: Left Hand Thread
This project gives a drawing with steps to complete the activity.