Science Word Search
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Word Search
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ARCHITECTURAL
AERODYNAMIC
COMPRESSION
SKYSCRAPPER
SUSPENSION
TRAJECTORY
BLUEPRINT
GEODESIC
POTENTIAL
PRECISION
TRIANGLES
ACCURACY
CATAPULT
DISTANCE
ENGINEER
FRICTION
COASTER
KINETIC
MEASURE
TENSION
BRIDGE
DESIGN
ENERGY
FLIGHT
LAUNCH
MOTION
ROCKET
TARGET
FORCE
GRAPH
PAPER
PARTS
POWER
ARCH
BEAM
DOME

Catapult Word Search

Catapult Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

Potential energy
Kinetic energy
Counterweight
Trajectory
Trebuchet
Ballista
Friction
Catapult
Trigger
Tension
Fulcrum
Energy
Torque
Thrust
Power
Force
Winch
Skein
Lever
Work
Mass
Load

Building Bridges Word Search

Building Bridges Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

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

Force and Motion Word Search

Force and Motion Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

Acceleration
Projectile
Trajectory
Mechanical
Direction
Potential
Parabola
Reaction
Catapult
Friction
Velocity
Trigger
Tension
Fulcrum
Kinetic
Gravity
Inertia
Motion
Weight
Energy
Lever
Power
Speed
Force
Load
Work
Mass

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.

bridges Word Search

bridges Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

suspensionbridge
compression
arch bridge
beambridge
engineer
abutment
tension
column
span
pier
deck
beam

Catapult Crossword

Catapult Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

a weapon used to firing rocks over walls.
to rub together and slow down.
the point on which a lever rests or turns.
energy that is moving
a bar used to lift an object.
something that is carried or applied
energy that is stored
Twisted rope used in catapults to store tension.
the tightness or stiffness of a rope.
to push something suddenly or hard.
the path to a target.
to cause a reaction.
a high powered crossbow that hurled missiles long distances.
worked by dropping a great weight that was attached to the short end of a long lever-arm.
a weight that balances another weight.
A device used to give a mechanical advantage.
the property of a body that causes it to have weight in a gravitational field.
the influence that produces a change.
a turning or twisting force.
the amount of energy transferred by a force.
is the rate at which work is performed.
A measure of the rate of doing work.

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 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

Building Better Bridges Word Search

Building Better Bridges Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

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

Forces Acting on Structures Word Search

Forces Acting on Structures Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

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