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Making machines with ramps and wedges / Chris Oxlade.

Oxlade, Chris, (author.).

Available copies

  • 7 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg J 621.8 OXLADE (Text) 32826012106548 J Non-Fiction Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library JUV 621.8 OXLADE (Text) 37500004363590 Kids Fact Books Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch JUV 621.811 OXL (Text) 39391006663031 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch KID SCIENCE BUILD.IT MACHINES (Text) 37516002009956 KidNF Science Available -
Union Co PL - Liberty JNF 621.8 Oxl (Text) 34194001064972 Junior Non-Fiction lower level Available -
West Lebanon PL - West Lebanon J 621.8 OXL (Text) 74861000018484 Juvenile Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield j621.811 Oxlade (Text) 78292000344345 Children's Non-Fiction Book Collection Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch j 621.8 OXLADE (Text) 33946003005704 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Checked out 02/10/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781410968012 (hb)
  • ISBN: 1410968014 (hb)
  • ISBN: 9781410968081 (pb)
  • ISBN: 1410968081 (pb)
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
  • Publisher: Chicago : Heinemann Raintree, [2015]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: What are ramps and wedges? -- How wedges work -- The power of wedges -- Sharp and blunt -- Moving materials -- Pushing air aside -- How ramps work -- Going down ramps -- Moving up ramps -- Ramps and wedges in history -- Ramps and wedges in complex machines -- Facts and fun.
Summary, etc.: "A hands-on approach introduces young scientists to ramps and wedges. Science theory and practical, fun projects teach the physics and the technology behind this simple machine. Important science curriculum is explained through historical and contemporary examples of ramps and wedges. Step-by-step projects range from the simple to the more challenging."-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note: 880 Lexile.
Subject: Inclined planes > Juvenile literature.
Wedges > Juvenile literature.
Simple machines > Juvenile literature.

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