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The science of a bicycle : the science of forces / by Ian Graham.

Graham, Ian, 1953- (Author).

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Mooresville PL - Mooresville J 531 GRA (Text) 37323001854986 CHILD_NON Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield J 531.6 Graham (Text) 31208911437418 children non-fiction Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield j531.6078 Graham (Text) 78292000293524 Children's Non-Fiction Book Collection Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch j 531.6 GRAHAM (Text) 33946002121866 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781433900402 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1433900408 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 26 cm.
  • Edition: North American ed.; U.S. ed.
  • Publisher: Pleasantville, N.Y. : Gareth Stevens Pub., 2009.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Bicycle basics -- Forces in action -- Stranger than friction -- A balancing act -- Steer clear -- Pedal power -- Switching gears -- Slow down! -- Energized for action -- Wheel works -- Rolling on rubber -- A bumpy ride -- Air forces.
Summary, etc.: There's more to riding a bike than just pedaling and steering! It involves a complex balancing act of forces, such as gravity and friction. Find out more about The Science of a Bicycle, from acceleration to aerodynamics and from torque to treads.
Target Audience Note: IG 850 Lexile.
Subject: Force and energy > Experiments > Juvenile literature.
Science > Experiments > Juvenile literature.
Bicycles > Experiments > Juvenile literature.
Force and energy > Experiments.
Science > Experiments.
Bicycles and bicycling > Experiments.

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