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Electrical Engineering

“Electrical engineering is a field of engineering that generally deals with the study and application of electricity, electronics, and electromagnetism.

Electrical engineers help design, create, test, and supervise electrical equipment such as satellites and rockets. They write performance specifications and develop maintenance schedules. Overall, electrical engineers want their designs or products to be efficient, long lasting, and safe. 


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Gomez, Alan G. & Oakes, William C. & Leone, Les L. Engineering Your Future. Missouri: Great Lakes Press, 2006