Materials In Today's World

Reading Assignment 1


Things to consider...

As you do the following reading consider the following questions. Remember to keep the learning objectives listed on the overview page in mind as you learn from this reading.

  • What are the four forming operations that are used to shape metal alloys?
  • What are the five casting techniques?

Reading Assignment

Pages 284 to 290 (Chapter 14) of Materials for Today's World, Custom Edition for Penn State University. (custom e-book)