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The world's first three-element tent conquers land, sea, and air

13 December 2018

A green tent pitched on a beach at night time

The tent’s floor is made from 3-inch thick padding. This rigid flooring is what gives the tent its standing floor when suspended in the trees.

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Indicators of progression  for discussion starters

Component Indicator Level
Characteristics of technology Use this and other examples to identify examples of creative and critical thinking in technological practice 4
Technological products Use this and other examples to describe examples to illustrate how the manipulation of materials contributed to a product’s fitness for purpose 4

Keywords: tents, technological products, materials, construction and mechanical, characteristics of technology

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