Bridge Sub Assignment  Word Search
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Bear Mountain Bridge
Cable-stayed Bridge
Mycenaean Arkadiko
SUSPENSION TENSION
Verrazano-Narrows
Suspension Bridge
Cantilever Bridge
Slab stone bridge
Port Mann Bridge
Brooklyn Bridge
Xihoumen Bridge
Mackinac Bridge
HIGH VISIBILITY
Tacoma Narrows
Runyang Bridge
Humber Bridge
Akashi-Kaikyō
Quebec Bridge
CABLE STAYED
Tower Bridge
PILLAR RIVER
CONSTRUCTION
Golden Gate
Arch bridge
STEEL CABLE
ENGINEERING
Lions Gate
Great Seto
Great Belt
Drawbridge
Howe Truss
CANTILEVER
HARD HAT
Clifton
MERSEY
BRIDGE
TRUSS
BUILD
BEAM
ARCH

Building Bridges Word Search

Building Bridges Word Search
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HIGH VISABILITY
CABLE STAYED
CONSTRUCTION
RIVER MERSEY
ENGINEERING
STEEL CABLE
CANTILEVER
SUSPENSION
HARD HAT
TENSION
BRIDGE
PILLAR
BUILD
TRUSS
ARCH
BEAM

Bridge Engineering Crossword

Bridge Engineering Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

A _________________ bridge uses shapes such as triangles and trapezoids to give it strength.
A ___________________ bridge has a curved bottom and is usually supported at the ends. Covers small distances usually over a small stream or uneven surface.
A _______________ bridge is meant to cover great distances. Usually very expensive to make but are very appealing. (Example: golden gate bridge)
A _____________ bridge uses cables to distribute the tension load to usually a central or pair of vertical beams.
A _________________ bridge is a bridge built using structures that project horizontally into space, supported on only one end.
__________________ bridges, also known as stringer bridges, are the simplest structural forms for bridge spans supported by an abutment or pier at each end.
A force caused by the state of being stretched.
Force caused by the act of being squeezed together.
The weight of the bridge that must be supported by the structure of the bridge.
The steps that engineers use to design something to solve a problem
The outermost end supports on a bridge, which carry the load from the deck
The distance a bridge extends between two supports.
The vertical structure in a suspension bridge or cable staryed bridge from which cables are hung
A strain produced when material is twisted
A structure built over an obstacle, such as a river or a road.
Supported roadway on a bridge.
A structural support; to strengthen and stiffen a structure to resist loads.
An engineer who plans, designs, and supervises the construction of facilities essential to modern life. (examples: bridges, buildings, roads, etc..)
A mixture of water, sand, small stones, and a gray powder called cement.

Building Better Bridges Word Search

Building Better Bridges Word Search
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cable stayed brige
truss bridge
arch bridge
beam bridge
compression
cantilever
floor beam
foundation
abutment
diagonal
support
tension
buckle
stable
force
joint
deck
load
pier
span

Toothpick Bridge Word Search

Toothpick Bridge  Word Search
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determination
imagination
clothespins
cantilever
dimensions
suspension
dedication
hair Dryer
toothpicks
precision
Knowledge
hard work
wood glue
wax paper
triangle
research
patience
scissors
pencils
Roadbed
support
length
weight
design
width
skill
truss
load
Span
Arch

Engineering Structures Word Search

Engineering Structures Word Search
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sections and beams
tensile strength
permanent joint
temporary joint
construction
dynamic load
brittleness
cablestayed
compression
engineering
non ferrous
cantilever
properties
pure metal
suspension
aluminium
magnesium
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materials
metal ore
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copper
Forces
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alloy
metal
mined
steel
truss
arch
beam
gold
iron
nail
zinc
CAD

Bridges Crossword

Bridges Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

what is a pulling or stretching force
the length of a bridge between two piers
the "column" of a bridge
a person who applies her/his understanding of science and mathematics to creating things for the benefit of others
the "top" of the bridge on which we drive or walk
a pushing force that tends to shorten objects
a long, rigid, vertical (upright) support member of a structure
a bridge that consists of beams supported by columns (piers, towers)
a long, rigid, horizontal support member of a structure
a bridge that forms the shape of an arch
a mass receiving the arch, beam, truss, at each end of a bridge.
A bridge in which the deck is hung from cables

Civil Engineering Study Guide 1 Crossword

Civil Engineering Study Guide 1 Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

An action that twists a material
The weight of items on a structure
A force that stretches material apart
A force that squeezes a material
The strongest and most rigid shape
The weight of the structure itself
A force that is a mixture of tension and compression
A force that makes materials slide past one another
To strengthen a rectangle, what is used?
To strengthen an arch bridge, what is used?
Which type of bridge can span the longest distances?
Which bridge is the most susceptible to the bending force?
Cable bridges are made mostly of what material?
Which bridge uses a triangular design to improve strength?
An arch bridge's shape is held together with a ________________

Bridges Word Search

Bridges Word Search
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suspension
triangle
platform
elevated
support
bridge
wooden
strong
steel
cable
metal
truss
river
rail
span
road
beam
arch

Forces Acting on Structures Word Search

Forces Acting on Structures Word Search
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external force
internal force
shear torsion
compression
foundation
earthquake
suspension
structure
hurricane
dead load
live load
triangle
tsunami
tornado
dynamic
tension
gravity
static
frame
flood
cable
truss
force
arch
beam
pull
push

Bridge project vocabulary Crossword

Bridge project vocabulary Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

force that is applied to static objects
to strecth, pull, or apply force
something that is built (building or bridge)
physical pressure, pull, or strain
Action in response to some influence or event
To tie or secure closely or tightly
a curved shape above a doorway, gateway, or walkway
parts of a bridge that have springs, shock absorbers, cables, or hangers
Equal balance between an object and gravity
What I think or predict will happen in an experiment
People who design and build