• 9-11 Technology – the practical use of human knowledge to extend abilities, satisfy needs and wants, and solve problems.

    9-12 Engineer - applies scientific knowledge, mathematics, and ingenuity to develop technical solutions for problems facing mankind. 

    9-13  Body Tube-  Also called the “airframe”. It is the main part of the rocket which all other parts are either attached to or contained within.

    9-15 Nose Cone- Used to guide the airflow smoothly around the rocket. The cone is shaped to offer minimum aerodynamic resistance.

    9-18 Propellant -is a chemical substance used in the production of energy or pressurized gas that is subsequently used to create movement of a fluid or to generate propulsion of a vehicle, projectile, or other object.