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How Does a Jet Plane Work?
     

How Does a Jet Plane 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

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

Who invented the jet engine? How do planes remain airborne? And why is it that jet planes are able to travel faster than conventional aircraft? This book looks at the history of jet flight and explains the astonishing technology that makes it possible.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781433934711
Publisher:
Gareth Stevens Publishing
Publication date:
01/28/2010
Series:
How Does It Work? Series
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
8 - 11 Years

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