Everest Quiz #2: Define and Research Steps
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Greek root that means "to write or to record"
n. an account of someone's life, written by another person
adj. dealing with the writer's own life experiences ("written about the life of the self")
Latin root that means "to write" [scriptum]
a map that shows physical features of land, including elevation with the use of contour lines; "topo" = place
Greek root that means "life"
Greek PREFIX that means "self"
Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay
first documented climbers to summit Everest on May 29, 1953
George Mallory and Andrew "Sandy" Irvine
set out to break their own record and reach the summit of Everest on June 4, 1924. .
Features a product must have or standards it must meet ("Must haves")
Limitations put on your design team
material that prevents the transfer of energy (heat)
The first step of the EDP, when we determine what a successful product looks like, defined by criteria and constraints.
The second step of the EDP, when we investigate information that will help us develop design ideas.
A value that "lies outside" (is much smaller or larger than) most of the other values in a set of data.
Three characteristics of fabrics to consider
Cost, Warmth, Weight
to go back and repeat a step for improvement
words inscribed, as on a monument or in a book.
Direct Quote (DQ)
words taken directly from a text. They should be put in quotation marks and followed by the complete identification of the source (page number, title, author)
Fact, reason, example, detail
details that are factual and true to life
details that reveal the author's feelings, attitudes, or judgments. These do NOT belong in a summary.