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Weir, Jane, 1976-
Forces and motion / by Jane Weir
1st hardcover ed
Minneapolis, Minn. : Compass Point Books, 2009
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 SOE Curriuclum Lab, Rm 267  CL j531 WEI    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Force and energy -- Juvenile literature
Motion -- Juvenile literature
Physical Description 40 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm
Summary Examines forces and motion, explains such things as how airplanes fly, how rockets go into space (and why people don't), how engines move cars and trucks, and how brakes stop them
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 38) and index
Contents Forces make things happen -- Balanced forces -- Speed and acceleration -- Friction and resistance -- Newton's laws of motion -- The force gravity -- Mass and gravity -- The force of magnetism -- Simple machines
Series Mission, science
SOE Curriculum Lab

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