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Looking at forces and motion : how do things move?

Author: Angela Royston
Publisher: Berkeley Heights, NJ : Enslow Publishers, ©2008.
Series: Looking at science : how things change
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A look at the basics of force and motion, including what makes swings move, why we use tools, natural forces, gravity, magnetic force, and friction"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Literature
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Angela Royston
ISBN: 9780766030893 076603089X
OCLC Number: 144548277
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: What is a force? --
How is a force made? --
What else do forces do? --
What makes a swing move? --
How do things move round and round? --
Why do we use tools? --
How do engines and motors help us? --
What are natural forces? --
What is gravity? --
What is a magnetic force? --
What is friction? --
How do forces work together?
Series Title: Looking at science : how things change
Responsibility: Angela Royston.
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"A look at the basics of force and motion, including what makes swings move, why we use tools, natural forces, gravity, magnetic force, and friction"--Provided by publisher.

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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-11-06) Good Permalink

     Excellent photos and  illustrations dramatize forces in motion- such as gravity, spinning, walking- making this concept comprehensible for the primary reader.  This could be a good  choice for the science section of your library.

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