Day 68

After studying Lesson 13-2, you will be able to:

  1. Identify the activities involved in production planning.
  2. Describe how manufacturing is organized.

Assignment 13.2.1

  1. Obtain a copy of the notes handout.
  2. Read Lesson 13-2 on pages 321-326.
  3. As you read, utilize this presentation to help you fill in the missing parts on the handout.

Assignment 13.2.2

  1. Lesson 13-2 Assessment

Assignment 13.2.3

  1. Choose a small household product that you or your family uses regularly.  
  2. Evaluate the product and determine a design improvement for the product.
  3. Obtain a piece of poster board from your instructor.
  4. Sketch a new design that illustrates the improvement.  Your drawing should be of professional quality and include color.
  5. Be prepared to share your design with the class and explain the new features and design improvements you’d make.