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Agricultural Mechanics: Fundamentals & Applications

$135.75 9781285058955

Overview

This trusted text provides a thorough introduction to agricultural mechanics, covering fundamental mechanical and engineering theory, common tools and materials, and a wide range of practical applications. Units explore essential topics such as career opportunities, shop orientation and procedures, woodworking and metal working, tool fitting, project planning, cutting and welding, paints and paint application, power mechanics, electrical wiring, plumbing, hydraulics, concrete and masonry, and agricultural structures.Safety is also emphasized strongly throughout the text, both within each chapter and in a dedicated unit. To engage today's students and make even complicated principles easier to apply, the text features abundant, full-color images, illustrations, charts, and data tables, as well as detailed drawings of over 50 complete project plans. More than 300 of these visuals have been added or updated for the Seventh Edition, which also boasts a suite of dynamic digital teaching resources, such as an online Coursemate with lecture materials, videos, interactive quizzes, and more. The new edition also includes updates to reflect the latest innovations in materials, machinery, and methods, providing a current and comprehensive guide to help students plan and execute agricultural projects effectively.

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Teacher Supplements
Online Instructor's Manual
9781285058986

A PDF Instructor’s Manual provides objectives, competencies, glossary terms with definitions, and answers to the end-of-unit question. New to this edition, the instructor’s manual now includes lesson plan outlines for each unit with suggested class activities, a correlation guide to the National AF... more

ClassMaster CD-ROM
9781285058993

The ClassMaster CD-ROM is a complete instructor's teaching package on CD-ROM composed of innovative tools designed to correlate to and reinforce the text. ClassMaster CD-ROMs include the following components: A PDF Instructor's Manual provides objectives, competencies, glossary terms with definitions, and... more

Lab Manual for Herren's Agricultural Mechanics: Fundamentals & Applications Updated, Precision Exams Edition, 7th
9781285059013 $47.50

The Laboratory Manual is a valuable tool designed to enhance your lab experience. This comprehensive workbook tests students' knowledge and reinforces learning of text content. Job sheets for each unit include an... more

Student Supplements
Lab Manual for Herren's Agricultural Mechanics: Fundamentals & Applications Updated, Precision Exams Edition, 7th
9781285059013 $47.50

The Laboratory Manual is a valuable tool designed to enhance your lab experience. This comprehensive workbook tests students' knowledge and reinforces learning of text content. Job sheets for each unit include an... more

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