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(4.20) Culture. The student understands the impact of science and technology on life in Texas..
The student is expected to:Related Handbook of Texas Online articles:
A: identify famous inventors and scientists such as Gail Borden, Joseph Glidden, Michael DeBakey, and Millie Hughes-Fulford and their contributions;
B: describe how scientific discoveries and innovations such as in aerospace, agriculture, energy, and technology have benefited individuals, businesses, and society in Texas; and
C: predict how future scientific discoveries and technological innovations might affect life in Texas.  

Created by Marsha Crow, Great Oaks Elementary School, Round Rock ISD, July 2001, modified June 2011.

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