Experiments with Force and Motion

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For young readers who want to learn about the world in a practical way, Cool Science is perfect. They can discover scientific principles for themselves by carrying out step-by-step activities. Budding scientists learn how to conduct fair tests and record and assess their results.

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Overview

For young readers who want to learn about the world in a practical way, Cool Science is perfect. They can discover scientific principles for themselves by carrying out step-by-step activities. Budding scientists learn how to conduct fair tests and record and assess their results.

Key Features

Easy-to-follow experiments in a simple step-by-step format

Dynamic photos and illustrations aid comprehension

Troubleshooting and safety tips

"What You Will Need" boxes

Glossary of key scientific terms and index

How better for a young scientist to discover more about the principles of force and motion than to conduct his or her own activities and experiments? The budding Isaac Newton can learn and have fun at the same time by making a human gyroscope, building a pendulum that paints, and constructing a pulley system.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781433934605
  • Publisher: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • Publication date: 1/1/2010
  • Series: Cool Science
  • Pages: 32
  • Sales rank: 1,445,956
  • Age range: 9 - 12 Years
  • Product dimensions: 8.20 (w) x 10.20 (h) x 0.20 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 4

Jet Boat 8

On a Roll! 10

Human Gyroscope 12

Pendulum Painter 14

Twin Pendulums 16

Bend and Bow 18

Building a Ramp 20

Making a lever 22

Pulling with a Pulley 24

Weighing Water 26

Blowing Bubbles 28

Glossary 30

Further Information 31

Index 32

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