Question 277232

In what ways has the invention of the silicon chip changed society?

Your job is:

  • Research electronic and print media about the invention and history of microchips
  • How microchips are manufactured? What are different types of microchips?
  • Explain the uses of microchips
  • What chemical element/compound is used in making of microchips? Identify the physical and chemical properties of the chemical compound.
  • Discuss potential health risks associated with chemicals used in microchips 
  • Conduct an inquiry and gather evidence on how microchips can have adverse effect on environment.
  • Assess the impact of the invention of silicon chips on society
  • Predict future uses of microchips.