Nanotechnology: The Automobile
By Barbara Liang
This learning object offers a brief summary of the impact of nanotechnology on automobile tires. Learners look at the future of cars, especially the safety and future of automobile tires.
Industrial Lift Truck Safety: The Stability Triangle
By Terrance Yonash, Dave Bunnow
Learners view animated scenes of problems caused when a lift truck is not operated properly. This object uses audio on some pages.
By Jared Huss, Sherry Strub
Learners identify the major components of an aircraft and the functions of these components.
Automotive Electrical Systems: Midtronics Hand-Held Testers
By Andrew Rinke
In this interactive and animated object, learners examine Midtronics hand-held battery and charging system testers and view the operation of these testers in an automotive repair facility.
By Bill Heesaker
The learner examines various methods of testing antifreeze. This object has audio content.
Internal Combustion Engine Jeopardy
By Bryan LaVigne
Learners answer questions about internal combustion engines using a game board format. This learning object can be used individually, in small groups, or as a class activity to provide an alternative self-assessment tool.
Brakes: Measuring Brake Drums
By Ken Kempfer, Dan Claus, John Hadjikyriacos, Kevin Guthrie
Learners examine the proper way to set up standard and metric micrometers to measure the wear on a brake drum.
Testing a Computer Ground
By Linda Reinke
The learner follows a step-by-step procedure for testing a computer ground circuit.
Automotive Electrical Systems: The Relay
By Andrew Rinke, Terry Bartelt
In this animated lesson, students view the operation of an electromechanical relay. A brief quiz concludes the activity.
Highway Design: Vehicle Types
By Steve Whitmoyer
In this animated object, learners read the dimensions of the different types of vehicles typically considered in highway design.
The 8 Wastes of the Lean Production System
By Janet Braun
The learner identifies ways to eliminate or minimize wastes found in business processes. A quiz completes the activity.
Tracking a Straight Line
By Scott Miehe, Jared Huss
In this animated activity, the student pilot examines how to compensate for wind to achieve the proper track.
By Jared Huss
In this animated activity, students are introduced to standard procedures, pilot actions, and pilot callouts for Be76 critical phases of flight including takeoff and initial climb, ILS approach, non-precision approach, visual approach, and aborted takeoff.
Steering and Suspension: Caster
By Andrew Rinke, Jose Soares, Bill O'Connell, Gabriel Murphy
In this interactive object, learners adjust the caster of a vehicle to control its directional stability.
Testing a Diode
In this interactive and animated object, learners practice testing a diode. They determine if a diode is good, open, or shorted.
Automotive Electrical Systems: Effects of a Rheostat in a Series Circuit
In this animated object, learners examine how the way in which a rheostat is connected in series with other resistors causes current and voltage to change as the resistance is varied.
Lift Truck Inspection
By Terrance Yonash
This learning object allows the learner to view a video demonstration of a forklift truck inspection.
Automotive Electrical Systems: Current in a Series Circuit
Students determine what happens to current flow in a series circuit when the resistance is changed. A brief quiz concludes the activity.
The Impact of Batch Size Reduction
By Kaye Krueger
In this animated object, learners examine what happens to lead and cycle times when the batch size is reduced.
The BE-76 Checklist
In this interactive object, learners demonstrate their knowledge of the in-flight checklist a BE-76 pilot uses on a regular basis.
Automotive Electrical Systems: Ammeter Circuit Connections
In this animated activity, students view a step-by-step approach for how to connect an ammeter to a circuit. A brief quiz concludes the lesson.
Automotive Electrical Systems: Kirchhoff's Voltage Law
By Andrew Rinke, Patrick Hoppe
Students read a definition of Kirchhoff's Voltage Law and view examples of its use.
Preflight Actions and Inspections
By Joe Arnold, Jared Huss
Users go through a step-by-step preflight inspection. This activity has audio and includes photos and a quiz.
Aeronautical Decision Making
Learners use checklists to make aeronautical decisions and to become aware of hazardous attitudes and operational pitfalls.
Proper Digital Multimeter Placement
By David Schwid, Patrick Hoppe
In this interactive and animated activity, students follow the steps for proper digital multimeter placement for resistance, voltage, and current.