Fundamentals of Medium/Heavy Duty Commercial Vehicle Systems


Author: Owen C. Duffy,Gus Wright,CDX Automotive
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1284041166
Category: Transportation
Page: 2000
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Based on the 2014 National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) Medium/Heavy Truck Tasks Lists and ASE Certification Test Series for truck and bus specialists, Fundamentals of Medium/Heavy Duty Commercial Vehicle Systems is designed to address these and other international training standards. The text offers comprehensive coverage of every NATEF task with clarity and precision in a concise format that ensures student comprehension and encourages critical thinking. Fundamentals of Medium-Heavy Duty Commercial Vehicle Systems describes safe and effective diagnostic, repair, and maintenance procedures for today’s medium and heavy vehicle chassis systems, including the most current, relevant, and practical coverage of: • Automated transmissions • Braking system technology used in vehicle stability, collision avoidance, and new stopping distance standards • Hybrid drive powertrains • Advanced battery technologies • On board vehicle networks and integrated chassis electr

Fundamentals of Medium-Heavy Duty Commercial Vehicle Systems


Author: Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1284041174
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 1200
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Based on the 2014 National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) Medium/Heavy Truck Tasks Lists and ASE Certification Test Series for truck and bus specialists, Fundamentals of Medium/Heavy Duty Commercial Vehicle Systems is designed to address these and other international training standards. The text offers comprehensive coverage of every NATEF task with clarity and precision in a concise format that ensures student comprehension and encourages critical thinking. Fundamentals of Medium-Heavy Duty Commercial Vehicle Systems describes safe and effective diagnostic, repair, and maintenance procedures for today s medium and heavy vehicle chassis systems, including the most current, relevant, and practical coverage of: Automated transmissions Braking system technology used in vehicle stability, collision avoidance, and new stopping distance standards Hybrid drive powertrains Advanced battery technologies On board vehicle networks and integrated chassis electr"

Fundamentals of Medium/Heavy Duty Commercial Vehicle Systems


Author: Owen C. Duffy,Gus Wright
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 1284104540
Category: Transportation
Page: 2000
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Based on the 2014 National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) Medium/Heavy Truck Tasks Lists and ASE Certification Test Series for truck and bus specialists, Fundamentals of Medium/Heavy Duty Commercial Vehicle Systems is designed to address these and other international training standards. The text offers comprehensive coverage of every NATEF task with clarity and precision in a concise format that ensures student comprehension and encourages critical thinking. Fundamentals of Medium-Heavy Duty Commercial Vehicle Systems describes safe and effective diagnostic, repair, and maintenance procedures for today’s medium and heavy vehicle chassis systems, including the most current, relevant, and practical coverage of: • Automated transmissions • Braking system technology used in vehicle stability, collision avoidance, and new stopping distance standards • Hybrid drive powertrains • Advanced battery technologies • On board vehicle networks and integrated chassis electr

Fundamentals of Medium/Heavy Duty Commercial Vehicle Systems


Author: Owen C. Duffy,Gus Wright
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9781284091489
Category: Medical
Page: 600
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This Student Workbook contains exercises to reinforce what you will learn in both Fundamentals of Medium-/Heavy Duty Commercial Vehicle Systems and the classroom. The Student Workbook is designed to encourage critical thinking and aid comprehension through a variety of exercises in each chapter, including: ASE-Type Questions – Test your critical thinking skills and prepare for certification exams. Skill Drill Activities – Test your skills with photo jumbles and caption fill-ins. Place photos in the correct order to test your knowledge of a skill and fill-in the captions to ensure that you know all the details of each step. Labeling – Master visual recognition with labeling activities that test your knowledge of automotive tools, parts, and systems. And More- Matching, multiple choice, true/false, fill-in-the-blank, and crossword puzzles.

Fundamentals of Mobile Heavy Equipment


Author: Gus Wright,Owen C. Duffy,Scott A. Heard
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 1284153592
Category: Transportation
Page: 1406
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Fundamentals of Mobile Heavy Equipment provides students with a thorough introduction to the diagnosis, repair, and maintenance of off-road mobile heavy equipment. With comprehensive, up-to-date coverage of the latest technology in the field, it addresses the equipment used in construction, agricultural, forestry, and mining industries.

Heavy Duty Truck Systems


Author: Sean Bennett
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1435483820
Category: Technology & Engineering
Page: 1280
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HEAVY DUTY TRUCK SYSTEMS, 5th EDITION is a best-selling introduction to servicing medium-and heavy-duty trucks, providing a strong foundation of content on Electricity and Electronics, Power Train, Steering and Suspension, Brakes, and Accessories Systems. The fifth edition has been updated throughout including an introduction to Eaton DM clutches and comprehensive coverage of Caterpillar's new highway vocational transmission, updates of electricity and electronics to cover new battery technology, and coverage of new FMVSS 121 (2009) stopping distance for semi-combinations. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Modern Diesel Technology: Preventive Maintenance and Inspection


Author: John Dixon
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1418053910
Category: Technology & Engineering
Page: 400
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Designed for technicians new to the field of preventive maintenance for trucks and trailers, this valuable resource offers readers a clear, solid understanding of the otherwise complex equipment involved in truck servicing. MDT: Preventive Maintenance and Inspection provides the knowledge needed to identify potential problems during regular service, before they turn into major repair issues or a roadside breakdown. The book breaks down need-to-know content areas into chapters that make sense: from general shop safety and hand tools to truck/trailer reefer service and coupling systems and everything in between. Each chapter includes procedures for inspecting and maintaining that specific area. Using a generic preventive maintenance checklist as a guideline throughout, this go-to guide has everything the beginning technician needs to perform effective servicing. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Medium/Heavy Duty Truck Engines, Fuel & Computerized Management Systems


Author: Sean Bennett
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305856694
Category: Education
Page: 1008
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Succeed in your career in the dynamic field of commercial truck engine service with this latest edition of the most comprehensive guide to highway diesel engines and their management systems available today! Ideal for students, entry-level technicians, and experienced professionals, MEDIUM/HEAVY DUTY TRUCK ENGINES, FUEL & COMPUTERIZED MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS, Fifth Edition, covers the full range of commercial vehicle diesel engines, from light- to heavy-duty, as well as the most current management electronics used in the industry. In addition, dedicated chapters deal with natural gas (NG) fuel systems (CNG and LPG), alternate fuels, and hybrid drive systems. The book addresses the latest ASE and NATEF tasks, provides a unique emphasis on the modern multiplexed chassis, and will serve as a valuable toolbox reference throughout your career. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Preparing for the Occupational Therapy National Board Exam: 45 Days and Counting


Author: Rosanne Dizazzo-Miller,Fredrick D. Pociask,Tia Hughes
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1284072452
Category: Medical
Page: 688
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Preparing for the Occupational Therapy National Board Exam: 45 Days and Counting is a comprehensive overview for occupational therapy students preparing to take the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) exam.

Handbook of Practical Immunohistochemistry

Frequently Asked Questions
Author: Fan Lin,Jeffrey Prichard
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1493915789
Category: Medical
Page: 764
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In a conceptually current, quick-reference, Question & Answer format, the second edition of Handbook of Practical Immunohistochemistry: Frequently Asked Questions continues to provide a comprehensive and yet concise state-of-the-art overview of the major issues specific to the field of immunohistochemistry. With links to the authors Immunohistochemical Laboratory website, this volume creates a current and up-to-date information system on immunohistochemistry. This includes access to tissue microarrays (TMA) of over 10,000 tumors and normal tissue to validate common diagnostic panels and provide the best reproducible data for diagnostic purposes. Fully revised and updated from the first edition, the new features of the second edition include over 200 additional questions or revised questions with an IHC panel to answer each question; over 250 new color photos and illustrations; over 20 new useful biomarkers; hundreds of new references; several new chapters to cover phosphoproteins, rabbit monoclonal antibodies, multiplex IHC stains, overview of predictive biomarkers, and integration of IHC into molecular pathology; many new coauthors who are international experts in a related field; many updated IHC panels using Geisinger IHC data collected from over 10,000 tumors and normal tissues; and updated appendices containing detailed antibody information for both manual and automated staining procedures. Comprehensive yet practical and concise, the Handbook of Practical Immunohistochemistry: Frequently Asked Questions, Second Edition will be of great value for surgical pathologists, pathology residents and fellows, cytopathologists, and cytotechnologists.

Essentials of Inorganic Materials Synthesis


Author: C. N. R. Rao,Kanishka Biswas
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118892666
Category: Science
Page: 280
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This compact handbook describes all the important methods of synthesis employed today for synthesizing inorganic materials. Some features: Focuses on modern inorganic materials with applications in nanotechnology, energy materials, and sustainability Synthesis is a crucial component of materials science and technology; this book provides a simple introduction as well as an updated description of methods Written in a very simple style, providing references to the literature to get details of the methods of preparation when required

Fundamentals of Automotive Technology


Author: CDX Automotive
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1449624111
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 2026
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Based on the latest National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) Automobile Accreditation Tasks Lists, Fundamentals of Automotive Technology offers comprehensive coverage of every task with clarity and precision in a concise format that ensures student comprehension and encourages critical thinking. Automotive technicians needs to know how to safely and effectively perform maintenance, diagnose, and repair automobiles. Fundamentals of Automotive Technology provides all of the critical knowledge and skills necessary for technicians to perform these essential tasks. Current Content 2012 NATEF tasks are provided at the beginning of each chapter. The task tables indicate the level of each task—Maintenance & Light Repair (MLR), Auto Service Technology (AST), and Master Auto Service Technology (MAST), and include page references for easy access to coverage. Relaxed, Readable Textbook Fundamentals of Automotive Technology is written in a clear, accessible language creating a learning environment in which students are comfortable with the material presented. That comfort level creates an effective and engaging learning experience for students, translating into better understanding and retention, ultimately leading to better pass rates. Reinforcement of Concepts This text is written on the premise that students require a solid foundation in the basics followed by appropriate reinforcement of the concepts learned. Reinforcement is provided with written step-by-step explanations and visual summaries of skills and procedures. Each chapter also concludes with a comprehensive bulleted list summarizing the chapter content, and ASE-type questions to help students test critical thinking skills and gauge comprehension. Clear Application to Real-World Practice Case studies begin each chapter, capturing students’ attention and encouraging critical thinking. Safety, Technician, and Caring for the Customer tip boxes provide real-world advice from experienced technicians. Fundamentals of Automotive Technology gives students a genuine context for the application of the knowledge presented in the chapter. This approach makes it clear how all of this new information will be used in the shop.

Ugly's Plumbing References


Author: Rex Miller,Mark R. Miller
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1449668224
Category: Technology & Engineering
Page: 184
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Ugly’s Plumbing References is a quick, on-the-job resource specifically designed to provide plumbing professionals with the most commonly required information on installing plumbing piping, fixtures, and appliances in both commercial and residential buildings. This essential pocket guide includes diagrams, calculations, and quick explanations on how to select proper materials, tools, and equipment, as well as how to size sanitary drainage, vent, and water supply piping, calculate water demand, test and inspect plumbing systems, and much more. Unlike other plumbing pocket guides, Ugly’s incorporates invaluable information for license preparation, such as tips on studying plumbing systems, drawings, and the operation of typical systems, the latest tools and digital devices within the trade, and methods for handling the latest digital equipment. * Thorough coverage of pipes, fittings, fixtures, and appliances * Coverage of safe plumbing terms, codes and standards, and helpful abbreviations and symbols * Step-by-step overview of conversions and equivalents, fractions, angles, shapes, and forms * Special section on hand signals for hoisting and knots and

Electrician's Exam Prep


Author: Charles R. Miller
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1449675476
Category: Technology & Engineering
Page: 428
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Based on the successful training seminar conducted by NEC® expert Charles R. Miller, The Electrician's Exam Prep Manual cuts through complex topics to help students pass Journeyman or Master Electrician licensing exams. Using clear, concise language, this book takes users through the preparation process, explaining every NEC® topic along the way. Aspiring electricians will feel prepared after completing the Manual's 23 sample exams, addressing general electrical knowledge plus NEC® rules. A special feature identifies key Code sections for highlighting, to assist in studying and to carry in to exams where allowed.

Math for the Automotive Trade


Author: John C. Peterson,William deKryger
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1337101818
Category: Mathematics
Page: 368
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MATH FOR THE AUTOMOTIVE TRADE, 6th Edition, is the practical worktext that can jumpstart automotive repair careers! Starting with beginner math and a review of automobile systems, this book walks students through hands-on problems and exercises, completing repair orders and documents according to manufacturer specs, and checking their work against industry data in the appendices. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Write & Wrong: Writing Within Criminal Justice, A Student Workbook


Author: Caroline W. Ferree,Heather Pfeifer
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1449626815
Category: Law
Page: 241
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"This workbook is designed specifically to help criminal justice students improve their research and writing skills. It can be used as a class text and as a reference guide for students to use outside class"--P. xi.

Fundamentals of Automotive Technology Student Workbook


Author: CDX Automotive,Kirk VanGelder
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781284119503
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 656
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This Student Workbook Contains Exercises To Reinforce What You Will Learn In Both Fundamentals Of Automotive Technology, Princples And Practice, Second Edition And The Classroom. The Student Workbook Is Designed To Encourage Critical Thinking And Aid Comprehension Through A Variety Of Exercises In Each Chapter, Including: ASE-Type Questions, Skill Drill Activities, Labeling, And More.

Value Creation in the Pharmaceutical Industry

The Critical Path to Innovation
Author: Alexander Schuhmacher,Markus Hinder,Oliver Gassmann
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 3527339132
Category: Science
Page: 508
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This practical guide for advanced students and decision-makers in the pharma and biotech industry presents key success factors in R&D along with value creators in pharmaceutical innovation. A team of editors and authors with extensive experience in academia and industry and at some of the most prestigious business schools in Europe discusses in detail the innovation process in pharma as well as common and new research and innovation strategies. In doing so, they cover collaboration and partnerships, open innovation, biopharmaceuticals, translational medicine, good manufacturing practice, regulatory affairs, and portfolio management. Each chapter covers controversial aspects of recent developments in the pharmaceutical industry, with the aim of stimulating productive debates on the most effective and efficient innovation processes. A must-have for young professionals and MBA students preparing to enter R&D in pharma or biotech as well as for students on a combined BA/biomedical and natural sciences program.