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Making machines with screws / Chris Oxlade.

Oxlade, Chris, author. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 4 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library JUV 621.8 OXLADE (Text) 37500004363608 Kids Fact Books Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch KID SCIENCE BUILD.IT MACHINES (Text) 37516002011602 KidNF Science Build It Available -
West Lebanon PL - West Lebanon J 621.8 OXL (Text) 74861000018487 Juvenile Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield j621.811 Oxlade (Text) 78292000344344 Children's Non-Fiction Book Collection Checked out 04/09/2017
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch j 621.8 OXLADE (Text) 33946003005662 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781410968029 (hb)
  • ISBN: 1410968022
  • ISBN: 9781410968098 (pb)
  • ISBN: 141096809X (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 are screws? -- How screws work -- Fixing with screws -- Screw threads -- Working with nuts and bolts -- Lifting and gripping with screws -- Making a screw jack -- Moving materials with screws -- Make an Archimedean screw -- Screws in complex machines -- Facts and fun.
Summary, etc.: "A hands-on approach introduces young scientists to screws. 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 screws. Step-by-step projects range from the simple to the more challenging."-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note: 910 Lexile.
Subject: Screws > Juvenile literature.
Simple machines > Juvenile literature.

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