Age of New Ideas

Age of New Ideas

by Gerry Bailey, Steve Boulter, Andrew Keylock
     
 

Describes the basic science principles and the history behind many inventions including the trebuchet, the parachute, spectacles or eyeglasses, the water closet or toilet, the printing press, the cannon, the watch, a microscope, the thermometer, and the battery. Includes hands-on problem solving and make-and-do projects.

Overview

Describes the basic science principles and the history behind many inventions including the trebuchet, the parachute, spectacles or eyeglasses, the water closet or toilet, the printing press, the cannon, the watch, a microscope, the thermometer, and the battery. Includes hands-on problem solving and make-and-do projects.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781404810372
Publisher:
Capstone Press
Publication date:
01/01/2005
Series:
Our Solar System Series
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

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