ENGINEERING: IS IT FOR ME?

You might think you’re ready for engineering, but is engineering really for you?

Do you like to help people?

Do you enjoy solving problems?

Are you a good team player?

Are math and science your favs?

Is creating things your thing?

Are you set on making a difference?

Are you down to study hard and do lots of homework?

Are you accurate in your work?   Like details?

Is the future for you?

 

If you said yes to some of these questions, engineering could be in your future. But what kind of engineer?
The world is full of engineering specialties and subspecialties. Which of the activities below appeal to you?
Your answers could point the way to the engineering field that’s right for you.

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Build a bridge
out of Popsicle sticks?

(Structural engineering)

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Make a battery out of a potato

(Electrical engineering)

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Test out a rollercoaster
for marbles?

(Mechanical engineering)

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Design a catapult

(Mechanical engineering)

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Take apart a Nerf Gun
Blaster to see how it works

(Mechanical engineering)

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Make slime?

(Chemical engineering)

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Construct an edible molecule?

(Chemical engineering)

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Test paper airplanes,
or design your own

(Aerospace engineering)

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Recycle your newspapers
to make new paper?

(Environmental engineer)