Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.



No description

Ms K

on 28 November 2013

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Systems

Physical Systems
-rely on a group of physical parts to perform a function (ex. a can opener)
- may be natural or human-made

Natural Physical Systems
examples: the solar system, an animal's digestive system
Human-made Physical System
examples: mechanical systems, optical systems, electrical systems
Social Systems
Group of organisms working together to perform a task is a social system
also called:
How they help us:
they help us do things that we would normally do faster than we would be able to
Human-made Social Systems
Examples: Healthcare, education, waste management systems, etc.
Natural Social Systems
Examples: Ant colonies, bee colonies, wolf pack
What did we learn?
1. Give two examples of each:
physical systems designed by people
naturally occuring physical systems
social systems that you are a part of
naturally occurring social systems

2. What do physical systems and social systems have in common? How are they different?
Can be natural social systems or human-made social systems
Full transcript