Forces and Motion

Forces and Motion

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Forces and Motion explores gravity, friction, centrifugal force, and the underlying laws of physics that help machines work. Simple machines such as levers and pulleys, floating and sinking, springs, elastic, and flying machines are all investigated in fun, hands-on experiments that make it easy for anyone to become a rocket scientist!
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  • Paperback | 40 pages
  • 210.82 x 269.24 x 7.62mm | 204.12g
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • 0753453487
  • 9780753453483
  • 1,440,097

About Jack Challoner

Sarah Angliss has worked at the Science Museum in London, England organizing exhibitions and demonstrations for children ages 6-14. She has also writen several children's books on applied and contemporary science. Maggie Hewson has taught science to elementary and middle school children for 23 years. Her present school is the recipient of the UK's Science School of the Year award.
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Make a working paddleboat!Build an antigravity device!Launch your very own rocket!Explore science in action with a wide variety of exciting experiments. Scientific principles and fascinating facts are brought brilliantly to life using everyday household materials. Science has never been so much fun!
-- Over 40 step-by-step experiments
-- Easy-to-follow instructions
-- Eye-catching illustrations on every page
-- Ideal for budding scientists ages 7 and up
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