ERIC Number: ED349380
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
General Mechanical Repair. Minor Automotive Maintenance, Small Engine [Repair, and] Welding: Competency Test Package.
This document contains the competency test package for three sections of a general mechanical repair course: minor automotive maintenance, small engine mechanics, and welding. Following a list of the common essential elements for trade and industrial education, competency tests for the three sections are provided. Each test includes unit name, unit objective, directions, and test questions. Section 1 contains 13 units: automotive shop safety; engine principles; fuel system operation and repair; electrical system; ignition system; lubrication systems; engine cooling system; exhaust system; wheels and tires; brake and bearing systems; frame, suspension, and steering; drive line; and cleaning the car. For section 2 six units are provided: engine principles; principles of carburetion; lubrication systems; starter systems; measurement and instruments; and troubleshooting. Section 3 is composed of six units: introduction to welding; oxyacetylene welding positions and applications; using the cutting torch; introduction to shielded metal arc welding; welding joints and positions; and metallic inert-gas welding. Tests contains essay, multiple choice, fill-in-the-blanks, true or false, and matching questions. (NLA)
Descriptors: Auto Mechanics, Basic Skills, Competency Based Education, High Schools, Job Skills, Machine Repairers, Minimum Competency Testing, Occupational Safety and Health, Repair, Small Engine Mechanics, Trade and Industrial Education, Welding
Educational Development and Training Center, East Texas State University, Commerce, TX 75429 (order no. TI-125-CTP).
Publication Type: Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Texas Education Agency, Austin.
Authoring Institution: East Texas State Univ., Commerce. Educational Development and Training Center.
Note: For related documents, see CE 061 027-029.