How Does a Powerboat Work?

How Does a Powerboat Work?

by Sarah Eason
     
 

This series introduces young readers to the amazing world of transportation technology. Each book tackles a different form of transport technology and examines the design, engineering, and science behind different parts of the system.

Key Features

Detailed diagrams bring each subject to life

Incredible cutaways show inner workings of each machine

Sidebars

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Overview

This series introduces young readers to the amazing world of transportation technology. Each book tackles a different form of transport technology and examines the design, engineering, and science behind different parts of the system.

Key Features

Detailed diagrams bring each subject to life

Incredible cutaways show inner workings of each machine

Sidebars and fact boxes help motivate readers and reinforce skills

Bold, vibrant photos captivate students

Glossary, sources of further information, and index

All boats are powered by something-the simplest are propelled by wind or oars-but this book looks at the world's fastest vessels and at the different types of motors that drive them through the water.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781433934742
Publisher:
Gareth Stevens Publishing
Publication date:
01/01/2010
Series:
How Does It Work?
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range:
8 - 11 Years

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