Falling for Fun: Gravity in Action (The Science Behind Thrill Rides) ebook
by Nathan Lepora
FREE shipping on qualifying offers. Describes how gravity works, what it is and giving some effects of this force. Grade Level: 3 - 6. Lexile Measure: 790L (What's this?) Series: The Science Behind Thrill Rides.
FREE shipping on qualifying offers. Library Binding: 32 pages. Publisher: Gareth Stevens Pub Hi-Lo Must reads (December 15, 2007).
Falling for Fun: Gravity in Action (The Science Behind Thrill Rides). Twists and Turns: Forces in Motion (The Science Behind Thrill Rides).
Explains the science behind forces and motion. SO this isn't just a book showing you loads of roller coasters. It goes into the physical science behind the making of roller coasters. Also talks about ferris wheels, giant swings, carousels etc. Do you know the difference between kinetic and rotational energy? You will after reading this! Throughout the book there are "Amazing Facts" one of which is that "carousels were invented about 1500 years ago for practicing sword fighting whilst on horseback".
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Experience the latest ride experiment by the world’s first Thrill Engineer, Professor Brendan Walker. With moments of wonder, awe and trepidation as the swing propels you through a colourful abstract virtual reality.
A theme park is the ideal place to see science in action. Written at a below-grade reading level, each volume presents middle school physical science concepts through high-interest thrill rides. The series explains key science concepts, such as forces, acceleration, velocity, friction, and motion, using examples from theme parks. Format Hardback 32 pages.
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