Ice is water frozen solid. Ice
is very slippery and dangerous when drivers try to
drive in it.
Intrastate is an adjective used to describe driving
within a the boundaries of a state.
Intermodal transportation uses two
(or more) ways (trucks, trains, boats and airplanes)
of sending freight from the
shipper to the
example, A shipper in North Carolina might have some
products s/he needs to send to Australia. S/he
would load the finished products in a
attached to a truck. The truck driver might then
take the container to the rail yard where it would
be loaded on a train and taken across the country to
California by rail. Once the container gets to
California, another truck driver would meet the
train at a rail yard and pick up the container and
take it to a port where it would be loaded on a ship
and taken across the Pacific Ocean to Australia.
Another, truck driver would be waiting at a port in
Australia to take the container to it's final
Interstate is an
used to describe driving
in two or more states.
The interstate system is an organized
group of highways extending between the major cities
of the 48 contiguous (connected) United States.
If you want to buy something from
a company, you contact the company and place an
order for the things you want to buy.