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Science: A Children's Encyclopedia

Science: A Children's Encyclopedia
 

Get children excited about science with this essential, encylopedic introduction to physics, chemistry, and biology.What makes a firework bang? How do plants use sunlight to make food? What is the mysterious force that makes a magnet cling to your refrigerator? With astonishing i... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780241332849
Barcode 9780241332849
Published 2 July 2018 by Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Format Hardback
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Author(s) By DK
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ISBN-13 9780241332849
ISBN-10 0241332842
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Imprint DK Children
Publication Date 2 July 2018
International Publication Date 5 July 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By DK
Category Science
Technology & Applied Sciences
Reference Works
Number of Pages 304
Dimensions Width: 223mm
Height: 282mm
Spine: 25mm
Weight 1,449g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 503
Catalogue Code 919248

Description of this Book

Get children excited about science with this essential, encylopedic introduction to physics, chemistry, and biology.What makes a firework bang? How do plants use sunlight to make food? What is the mysterious force that makes a magnet cling to your refrigerator? With astonishing images, simple graphics, and crystal-clear text Science A Children's Encyclopedia will explain the answers to all these questions, and many, many more.Find out how chemistry begins with matter - the stuff we and our world are all made of - and the building blocks of atoms, so super-small there are about one million, million atoms on the dot of this i . The science of physics explains forces, energy, light, electricity, and magnetism. Forces are the hidden power behind everything on Earth, and the Universe beyond. It's the force of gravity that keeps you stuck on Earth's surface, so it's pretty important to understand. Biology is all about how living things work, from tiny germs, to giant trees, to you! Did you know your amazing body has more than 1,000 parts, including bones, muscles and other organs?Packed with the essential information that every curious child needs to understand how our extraordinary world works, Science A Children's Encyclopediashould be in every family library.Previous edition ISBN 9781409347927

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NZ Review This fact-filled encyclopedia is the perfect guide for any budding scientists in the family. Principles are explained clearly with bite-sized chunks of text and easy-to-follow diagrams * How it Works *
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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