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  • 2 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Series Information

DK eyewitness books.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Peabody PL - Columbia City J 546.8 DINGLE (Text) 30403002312692 Childrens - New Non-Fiction Display Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield j546.8 Dingle (Text) 78292000373642 Children's New Book Collection Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial j 546 DK (Text) 33946003390080 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Checked out 12/29/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781465474049
  • ISBN: 1465474048
  • ISBN: 9780857625052
  • ISBN: 0857625055
  • ISBN: 9781465474056
  • ISBN: 1465474056
  • Physical Description: 72 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm.
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes glossary.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
What is an element? -- Inside an atom -- The periodic table -- Elemental groups and sets -- Hydrogen -- Alkali metals -- Alkaline earth metals -- Transition metals -- Lanthanides -- Actinides -- The boron group -- The carbon group -- The nitrogen group -- The oxygen group -- Halogens -- Noble gases.
Summary, etc.:
The elements in the periodic table are the ingredients that make up our world. Explore elements such as carbon, oxygen, and hydrogen, and learn why they are essential to our survival. See how precious gold protects astronauts in space, and why the metal mercury can be both a solid and a liquid. Find out about man-made elements, which the smartest chemists are busy figuring out how to use. Learn about scores of other elements, including silver, the alkaline earth metals, the nitrogen elements, and the noble gases, such as helium and krypton.
Subject: Chemical elements > Juvenile literature.
Chemistry > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Literature.

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