Lesson 1/ Learning Event 1
IDENTIFY COMMON AUTOMOTIVE TERMS AND
CLASSIFICATIONS OF WHEELED VEHICLES
Describe the common automotive terms and classifications of wheeled vehicles.
Given information about common automotive terms and general classifications of wheeled vehicles.
Answer 70 percent of the multiple-choice test items covering common automotive terms and
general classification of wheeled vehicles.
Learning Event 1:
IDENTIFY COMMON AUTOMOTIVE TERMS
The maintenance and repair of wheeled vehicles becomes an increasingly larger job each year. New
vehicles are being made, new types of systems are being used on the vehicles, and new words are
becoming part of the language used by soldiers who perform the maintenance and repair of
To become a good mechanic, you must keep up with all changes that pertain to your job.
In this lesson, we will discuss some of the terms and words that are commonly used when referring
to wheeled vehicles, the various ways wheeled vehicles are classified, and where the major
assemblies of vehicles are located.