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What would it take to make a hoverboard? / by Anita Nahta Amin.

Amin, Anita Nahta, (author.).

Available copies

  • 0 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Series Information

Sci-fi tech.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hussey-Mayfield Mem. PL - Zionsville TWEEN j 629.3 AMIN (Text) 33946003734881 Tween Books - 1st Floor In process -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781543591156
  • ISBN: 1543591159
  • ISBN: 9781496665959
  • ISBN: 1496665953
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: North Mankato, Minnesota : Capstone Press, [2020]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (Page 31) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Floating on air -- What is a hoverboard? -- How would a hoverboard work? -- Current hoverboard technology -- What technology is needed? -- What could the future look like?
Summary, etc.:
"In science fiction, hoverboard users glide above sidewalks on machines that look like skateboards with no wheels. How could one of these floating boards be created? Scientists have some ideas, which include using powerful magnets. Discover the science and technology behind what it would take to make a real-life hoverboard!"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Grades 4-6 Capstone Press.
610L Lexile.
Decoding demand: 87 (very high) Semantic demand: 97 (very high) Syntactic demand: 68 (high) Structure demand: 82 (very high) Lexile
Subject: Ground-effect machines > Juvenile literature.
Personal propulsion units > Juvenile literature.
Technological innovations > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Instructional and educational works.

Series Information

Sci-fi tech.

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