270 ViewsIMPACT OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY ON WORLD TRANSPORTATION Science and technology is the application of scientific knowledge to solve…
This is the ability to use, manage, access and understand technology. When this skills and knowledge is acquired, it can be used in communication and solving problems.
Technology literacy helps man to use information communication technology (ICT) to solve diverse problem such as online messages, online banking, online registration etc.
TECHNOLOGY AND SOCIETY
The level of technology in a society determines whether the society is developed or underdeveloped.
Some of the technology that determine the level of development of a society are:
Good road network for easy mobility
Constant power supply to residential and industrial premises.
Constant supply of drinkable water.
The level of production which determines whether the society depends on facilities for recreation and relaxation.
LIFE APPLICATION OF TECHNOLOGY
Technology has improved the standard of living and solved human problems in the following ways.
Highways with traffic light to control the flow of traffic
Good road network for easy transportation
Internet facilities for communicating and sharing ideas.
Modern houses with facilities that make life easier
Manufacturing machine for mass and accurate production
CONCEPT TECHNOLOGY – UNDERSTANDING TECHNOLOGY
What is Technology?
Technology is the systematic application of scientific or organized knowledge for the use of mankind.
Science and Technology are closely related. Science is a system of acquiring knowledge through research. Technology is the application of scientific result and knowledge to solve life’s problem.