TECHNOLOGY

Technology is the practical application of knowledge and skills to make tools, machines, buildings, vehicles, and other useful things.

HOW ARE SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY LINKED?

Ancient technologies, such as shipbuilding, were crafts passed on through generations. Understanding the materials and forces used came later. Today engineers use the discoveries and methods of science at every stage as they solve problems and develop inventions.

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Computers
Design
Machines

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