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Changing Materials
ISBN: 9781432900984
Author: Snedden, Robert
Publisher: Capstone Pr Inc
Published: September 2007
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Binding Type: Paperback
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Annotation: Offers an introduction to the chemical and physical changes that can occur in materials, discussing oxidation, catalysts, acids, elasticity, pressure, and radioactivity.
Additional Information
BISAC Categories:
- Juvenile Nonfiction | Science & Nature | Chemistry
Library of Congress Subjects:
Chemical reactions; Juvenile literature.
Strength of materials; Juvenile literature.
Chemical reactions.
Dewey: 541/.39
LCCN: 2007281005
Academic/Grade Level: Grade 4-6, Age 9-11
Series: Material World
Book type: Juvenile Non-Fiction
Target Grade: 4-6
Grade level: 4-6
Physical Information: 10.50" H x 7.75" L x 0.25" W
Bargain Category: Upper Elementary, Science, Reference, Non-Fiction, Middle School
 
Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.
Reviewed by Horn Book Guide Reviews (Horn Book Guide Reviews 2008 Spring)
In this revised and updated series, double-page spreads give snippets of information about the subjects, including rudimentary theory and practical applications. The explanations are clear, and captioned photos and diagrams enhance the text. Contemporary applications strengthen the presentation, while the occasional experiments are sometimes helpful, sometimes imprecise. Reading list. Glos., ind. [Review covers these Material World titles: Changing Materials and States of Matter.] Copyright 2008 Horn Book Guide Reviews.
Reviewed by Horn Book Guide Reviews (Horn Book Guide Reviews 2002 Spring)
In the books in this series, double-page spreads give snippets of information about the subjects, including rudimentary theory and practical applications. Within this rigid framework, the explanations are clear, and captioned photos and diagrams enhance the text. Contemporary applications strengthen the presentation, while occasional experiments are sometimes helpful, sometimes imprecise. Bib., glos., ind. [Review covers these Material World titles: [cf2]Changing Materials, States of Matter[cf1].] Copyright 2002 Horn Book Guide Reviews