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How does a waterfall become electricity?

Author: Mike Graf
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Raintree, ©2009.
Series: How does it happen?
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explore the cause and effect of waterfalls, and the many ways they can be used to make electricity.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mike Graf
ISBN: 9781410934482 1410934489 9781410934567 141093456X
OCLC Number: 281096087
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm.
Contents: What makes a waterfall? --
Power of falling water --
Early uses of water power --
Waterwheel --
Building a dam --
It's electric! --
Electricity in our homes --
Who uses water power? --
Famous hydroelectric plants --
Hoover Dam --
Other types of energy --
Benefits of water power --
Water power problems.
Series Title: How does it happen?
Responsibility: Mike Graf.

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Explore the cause and effect of waterfalls, and the many ways they can be used to make electricity.

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