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Making machines with springs / Chris Oxlade.

Oxlade, Chris, (author.).

Available copies

  • 6 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg J 621.8 OXLADE (Text) 32826012106662 J Non-Fiction Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library JUV 621.8 OXLADE (Text) 37500004363616 Kids Fact Books Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch KID SCIENCE BUILD.IT MACHINES (Text) 37516002011612 KidNF Science Available -
West Lebanon PL - West Lebanon J 621.8 OXL (Text) 74861000018486 Juvenile Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield j621.824 Oxlade (Text) 78292000344400 Children's Non-Fiction Book Collection Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch j 621.8 OXLADE (Text) 33946003005688 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781410968036 (hb)
  • ISBN: 1410968030 (hb)
  • ISBN: 9781410968104 (pb)
  • ISBN: 1410968103 (pb)
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : illustrations (mostly color) ; 27 cm.
  • Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Capstone Raintree, [2015]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: What is a spring? -- How springs work -- Squeezing, stretching and bending springs -- Spring jobs -- Springs in history -- A spring catapult -- Storing energy with springs -- Rubber band power -- Springs in complex machines -- Facts and fun.
Summary, etc.: "A hands-on approach introduces young scientists to springs. 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 springs. Step-by-step projects range from the simple to the more challenging."-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note: 860 Lexile.
Subject: Springs (Mechanism) > Juvenile literature.
Simple machines > Juvenile literature.

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