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Introducing engineering
Introducing engineering

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Section 1

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Section 2

Figure 20 photograph courtesy © Mike Hessey; Figure 21(a) drawing of Faun folding bike (circa 1895) artist unknown; Figure 21(b); Figure 21(c) Dursley-Pedersen pre 1910 bicycle; Figure 21(d) Dahon folded/unfolded bicycle; Figure 21(e) Trusty Bicycle, © Phillisca in Flickr; Figure 22 Folding Brompton courtesy:; Figure 23 Brompton prototype © Mike Hessey; Figure 24(a) © Mike Hessey; Figure 24(b) Lotus Monocoque; Figure 26 courtesy of Brompton Bicycle Ltd; Figure 27 courtesy of Brompton Bicycle Ltd; 28 Delphi internal combustion engine; Figure 30(a) from: copyright unknown; Figure 30(b) Reproduced with the permission of the Librarian, the University of Bristol; Figure 31 Millennium Bridge © Peter Visontay Earth Photography; Figure 32 Aaron Neuhauser (2007) at Arizona State University College of Design; Figure 33 Engineering Design courtesty of Catapult Global LLC; Figure 36 from

Section 3

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Section 4

Figure 52(a) sand; Figure 52(b) fibre; Figure 52(c) © Intel; Figure 54(a) Kenwood food mixer,; Figure 54(b) image from:; Figure 58(a) © Sarah Charlesworth ( made available under Creative Commons licence,; Figure 60(b) © C Frank Starmer made available under Creative Commons licence:; Figure 60 image from:; Figure 61(a) image from:; Figure 61(b) courtesy of © WorldAutoSteel:; Figure 62 used with permission of Brunswick Corporation © 2013,; Figure 63 © 160 SX (talk) cylinder_block_Al-Mg.jpg. Made available under Creative Commons licence:; Figure 64; Figure 67(a), (b) and (c) These photographs are reproduced with the permission of Rolls-Royce plc, copyright © Rolls-Royce plc 2012. http://; Figure 68 image using Turbocad Mac Deluxe v5 from:; Figure 69; Figure 75

Section 5

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