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Can rats swim from sewers into toilets? : and other questions about your home

Author: Alison Behnke; Colin W Thompson
Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Lerner Publications Co., 2011.
Series: Is that a fact?
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Investigate seventeen statements about the kitchen and home and find out which ones are right, which ones are wrong, and which ones still stump the experts.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Juvenile works
Miscellanea
Miscellanea Juvenile literature
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Behnke, Alison.
Can rats swim from sewers into toilets?
Minneapolis, MN : Lerner Publications Company, 2011
(DLC) 2009049496
(OCoLC)477270168
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alison Behnke; Colin W Thompson
ISBN: 9780761362678 0761362673
OCLC Number: 662504207
Description: 1 online resource (40 pages) : color illustrations.
Contents: Can a ceiling fan chop off your head? --
Does Minute Rice really cook in a minute? --
Does flushing the toilet spray water around the bathroom? --
Is it true that for every cockroach you see, there are hundreds more that you don't see? --
Can rats swim from sewers into toilets? --
Is it dangerous to talk on the telephone or take a shower during a thunderstorm? --
Can freezers burn your food? --
Do air fresheners really get rid of bad smells? --
When appliances are turned off, are they still using electricity? --
Is it true that a watched pot never boils? --
Does a dishwasher use more water than washing dishes by hand? --
Is it dangerous to stand in front of a running microwave oven? --
Can oil-soaked rags burst into flames in a garage? --
Do cast-iron pans add valuable nutrition to your food? --
Is a full refrigerator more efficient than an empty one? --
Is Betty Crocker a real person? --
Does the smell of a house cat scare away mice? --
Glossary.
Series Title: Is that a fact?
Responsibility: by Alison Behnke ; illustrations by Colin W. Thompson.

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Investigate seventeen statements about the kitchen and home and find out which ones are right, which ones are wrong, and which ones still stump the experts.

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