How Do Parachutes Work?

How Do Parachutes Work?

by Jennifer Boothroyd

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781467707879
Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date: 01/01/2013
Series: Lightning Bolt Books - How Flight Works Series
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 1,282,300
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.10(d)
Lexile: 530L (what's this?)
Age Range: 7 - 9 Years

About the Author

Jennifer Boothroyd taught elementary school for many years. She currently helps visitors explore the outdoors at a local nature center. Jennifer enjoys spending time with her family, taking pictures, and traveling. She is a huge Disney geek and loves planning trips to Walt Disney World for her friends and family.

Table of Contents

What Is a Parachute? 4

Ready, Set, Jump! 12

Working against Gravity 19

Back to Earth 25

Parts of a Parachute 28

Fun Facts 29

Glossary 30

Further Reading 31

Index 32

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