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Transportation The process whereby human beings transfer people and/or goods from one place to another.

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1 Transportation The process whereby human beings transfer people and/or goods from one place to another

2 TRANSPORTATION PROCESSES

3 Routing Determines the path the load will travel

4 Scheduling Assigning a time for the travel

5 Loading Physical placement of people and/or goods on or in a vehicle

6 Unloading Removal of goods or allowing people to disembark

7 Storage Stationery placement of goods and/or people

8 MODES OF TRANSPORTATION

9 Land Transportation A transportation system operating on or beneath the Earths surface –example -car, truck, railroad, pipeline, conveyor belt, bicycle

10 Air Transportation A mode of transportation using aircraft to move people and cargo to their destinations –example -airplane, helicopter, glider

11 Space Transportation A newer mode of transportation that uses unmanned and manned flights to explore the universe –example -satellites, space shuttles, space stations

12 Water Transportation A transportation system through, and supported by, water –example -ships, sailboats, tugboats, ferries, submarines, tankers, ocean liners

13 Intermodal Transportation What is it?

14 WATER TRANSPORTATION KEY TERMS

15 Archimedes Principle An object must displace an amount of water which is equal to its own weight

16 Buoyancy The upward force a fluid exerts on a body placed in the fluid

17 Hull The body of the boat; does not include the motor, sails or other extra stuff

18 Parts of a Vessel Starboard Port SternBow


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