The Science of a Bridge Collapse

The Science of a Bridge Collapse

by Nikole Brooks Bethea

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781631376689
Publisher: Cherry Lake Pub
Publication date: 08/01/2014
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.10(d)
Lexile: 870L (what's this?)
Age Range: 9 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 A Disastrous Design 4

Chapter 2 Collapse by Scour 12

Chapter 3 Overloading Bridges 16

Chapter 4 Environmental Forces 20

Chapter 5 Collision and Accidents 26

Top Five Worst Bridge Collapses 30

Learn more 31

Glossary 32

Index 32

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