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MindTap Mechanical Engineering, 4 terms (24 months) Instant Access for Hoffman/Hopewell/Janes' Precision Machining Technology, 2nd Edition

  • Peter J. Hoffman
  • Eric S. Hopewell
  • Brian Janes
  • ISBN-10: 1305577892
  • ISBN-13: 9781305577893
  • Mixed Media
  • COPYRIGHT: 2015 Published
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Overview

About the Product

MindTap Mechanical Engineering for Hoffman/Hopewell/Jane's Precision Machining Technology, 2nd Edition is the digital learning solution that helps instructors engage and transform today's students into critical thinkers. Through paths of dynamic assignments and applications that you can personalize, real-time course analytics, and an accessible reader, MindTap helps you turn cookie cutter into cutting edge, apathy into engagement, and memorizers into higher-level thinkers. MindTap Mechanical Engineering follows NIMS Machining Level 1 Standards, which are designed to meet entry-level requirements for on-the-job skills. It combines the content from Precision Machining Technology, 2nd Edition with over 70 machining videos, tool matching activities, hands-on projects, and comprehensive homework assignments -- putting students on the right track to gain the skills they need to become an industry professional. Access to this product is valid for 24 months of usage.

Features

  • Contol what content students see and when they see it with a learning path that can be used as-is or matched to your syllabus exactly.

  • Create a unique learning path of relevant readings, multimedia and activities that move students up the learning taxonomy from basic knowledge and comprehension to analysis, application and critical thinking.

  • Integrate your own content into the MindTap Reader using your own documents or pull from sources like RSS feeds, YouTube videos, websites, googledocs and more.

  • Empower students with the information to know where they stand at all times – both individually and compared to the highest performers in class.

  • Help students stay organized and efficient with a single destination that reflects exactly what's important to you, the instructor.

  • Automatically grade assignments and quizzes.

  • DEVELOP YOUR STUDENTS' SOFT SKILLS. MindTap Machining now includes S/P2's soft skills training modules that will help prepare students to enter the workforce!

Reviews

"MindTap puts practice questions in a format that works well for me."
— Student, Franciscan University of Steubenville

About the Author

Peter J. Hoffman

Peter J. Hoffman teaches at Berks Career and Technology Center West Campus in Leesport, Pennsylvania. He has an Associate of Applied Science degree in machine tool technology from the Pennsylvania College of Technology, Vocational Education Level II certification from Temple University, and National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) Level II certifications. Mr. Hoffman is also a SkillsUSA National gold and silver medalist in Precision Machining Technology.

Eric S. Hopewell

Eric S. Hopewell teaches at Berks Career and Technology Center West Campus in Leesport, Pennsylvania. He has an Associate of Applied Science degree in machine tool technology from the Pennsylvania College of Technology, a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from Albright College, and a Master of Education degree from Temple University. Mr. Hopewell also holds several National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) Machining certifications.

Brian Janes

Brian Janes teaches at Bowling Green Technical College in Bowling Green, Kentucky. He has an Associate in Science Degree from Vincennes University, a Bachelor of Science Degree from Western Kentucky University, and a Master of Science Degree from Murray State University. Mr. Janes also has National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) Machining Level I certifications.

Table of Contents

1.Anticipation Guide.
2.PowerPoint Lectures.
3.Videos.
4.Tool Identification.
5.NIMS Credentialing Achievement Records.
6.Unit Quizzes.
7.Section Tests.
8.Customizable Practice to encourage shop time.