Need Analysis and Specifications

(Please submit answers on this sheet)


Answer each question below:


  1. What standards will apply to your device, and how will they apply?






  1. Consider the four stages of your product life cycle, production, distribution, consumption, and retirement.  How can you design your device to minimize cost and maximize convenience at each stage?






  1. What technical expertise will be required in the personnel who market your device?






  1. Is your product a consumer product?  Why or why not?