Warm Up Exercise, November 9 & 13, 2018 (with supplement)

SHORT ESSAY:1  Explain why you think the military has had such a significant impact on aeronautical / aerospace engineering. Give two examples of how military innovation benefited these fields.

SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTION: Only do the supplement below if you are one of the three students who have two engineering classes. Otherwise, do not proceed.

SHORT ESSAY:  Do you see any harm in the military forces of the world being so closely involved with advancements in aeronautical / aerospace engineering. Explain why or why not. Give two examples of either a benefit or a harm of the military being so involved in these fields.


  1. Your short essay should be a paragraph or two. “Explain” means to give some logical reasons for your point of view