Resources:
 How Cars Work by Tom Newton

Petersen's Basic Auto Repair
 ASE Study Guide
First Quarter
Week 
Topic 
Principles 
Science 
ASE 
Math 
History 
1 
intro/safety 
individuality 
Periodic Table 
A1 
placement 
steam engines 
2 
tools 
Reason & Reflect 
units 
A1A 
calculators 
steam automobile 
3 
fasteners 
transportation 
moles 
A1B/C 
arithmetic 
gas engines 
4 
bicycles 
walking 
gear ratios 
A1D/E 
exponents 
gas automobile 
5 
batteries 
animals 
E=IR 
A2A, A1? 
variables 
elec automobile 
6 
starters, charging 
chariots 
magnetism 
A2B 
Greek 
mass prod, Ford 
7 
ignition 
cargo 
density 
A2C 
kilo, mega 
GM 
8 
review, exam 
review 
review 
A2? 
review 
essay 
Week 
Topic 
Principles 
Science 
ASE 
Math 
History 
1 
field trip 





1 
combustion 
selfgovernment 
combustion 
A3 
milli, micro 
roads 
2 
2/4 stroke 
Biblical Perspective 
PV=nRT 
A3 
numbers 
tires 
3 
fuel sys 
employees 1 
stoichiometry 
A3 
operations 
traffic laws 
4 
B&S lab 
employees 2 
hydrocarbons 
A3 
ratios 
seat belts 
5 
B&S lab 
Thanksgiving 
octane, gasoline 
A4 
percents 
air bags 
6 
B&S lab 
employees 3 
LPG, CNG 
A4 
measurement 
safety glass 
7 
B&S lab 
employees 4 
momentum 
A4 
geometry 
antitheft 
8 
review, midterm 
Christmas 
review 
review 
review 
essay 
Third Quarter
Week 
Topic 
Principles 
Science 
ASE 
Math 
History 
1 
Honda lab 
property 
torque 
A5 
graphing 
gas stations 
2 
Honda lab 
Biblical Principles 
power 
A5 
equations 
European 
3 
Honda lab 
MLK Jr 
F=ma 
A5 
solving equations 
Asian 
4 
Honda lab 
employers 1 
enthalpy 
A5 
matrices 
starters 
5 
multicylinder 
employers 2 
entropy 
A6 
charts & graphs 
steering 
6 
lube system 
employers 3 
friction 
A6 
problem solving 
suspension 
7 
cooling 
St Valentine 
thermodynamics 
A6 
sequences 
WWII 
8 
drive train 
employers 4 
gear ratios 
A6 
functions 
post war 
9 
review, exam 
review 
review 
review 
review 
review 
Week 
Topic 
Principles 
Science 
ASE 
Math 
History 
1 
field trip 





1 
rotary (wankel) & W 
unity & union 
K=½mv^{2} 
A7 
direct & inverse 
chrome 
2 
running gear 
Christian Character 
reflection 
A7 
monomials 
clutch 
3 
brake system 
1851 railroad sermon 
refraction 
A8 
polynomials 
transmission 
4 
large engine lab 
resurrection 
hydraulics 
A8 
factoring 
differential 
5 
large engine lab 
1851 railroad sermon 
solubility 
A8 
quadratic 
aerodynamics 
6 
large engine lab 
prayer 
pH 
A9 
logic 
racing 
7 
large engine lab 
hermeneutics 1 
human factors 
A9 
probability 
American decline 
8 
computer 
hermeneutics 2 
radioactivity 
A9 
statistics 
environmental 
9 
final, guest 
review 
review 



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