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The Resource What do you know about simple machines?, Tilda Monroe

What do you know about simple machines?, Tilda Monroe

Label
What do you know about simple machines?
Title
What do you know about simple machines?
Statement of responsibility
Tilda Monroe
Title variation
Simple machines
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents an introduction to the basic principles of such simple machines as the lever, pulley, ramp, wedge, and the screw, and describes how they are used in everyday life
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
621.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
20 questions : physical science
Target audience
juvenile
Label
What do you know about simple machines?, Tilda Monroe
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
What is work? -- How common are simple machines? -- What is a lever? -- What does a lever do? -- Is a seesaw a lever? -- Are the wheels on my bike a simple machine? -- How do we use wheels and axles? -- What is a pulley? -- How does it work? -- Why do we need pulleys? -- Is a ramp a simple machine? -- What kind of work does an inclined plane help us do? -- Are there other kinds of inclined planes? -- Is doorstop a wedge? -- What are some other wedges? -- What is a screw? -- How does a screw work? -- Are there other simple kinds of machines? -- How long have people been using simple machines? -- Do we still need simple machines today?
Control code
ocn505017502
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
24 p.;
Isbn
9781448806744
Isbn Type
(library binding)
Lccn
2010002557
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)505017502
Label
What do you know about simple machines?, Tilda Monroe
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
What is work? -- How common are simple machines? -- What is a lever? -- What does a lever do? -- Is a seesaw a lever? -- Are the wheels on my bike a simple machine? -- How do we use wheels and axles? -- What is a pulley? -- How does it work? -- Why do we need pulleys? -- Is a ramp a simple machine? -- What kind of work does an inclined plane help us do? -- Are there other kinds of inclined planes? -- Is doorstop a wedge? -- What are some other wedges? -- What is a screw? -- How does a screw work? -- Are there other simple kinds of machines? -- How long have people been using simple machines? -- Do we still need simple machines today?
Control code
ocn505017502
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
24 p.;
Isbn
9781448806744
Isbn Type
(library binding)
Lccn
2010002557
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)505017502

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