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What would it take to make a jet pack? / 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 629.14 AMIN (Text) 33946003734899 Tween Books - 1st Floor In process -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781543591187
  • ISBN: 1543591183
  • 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:
Flying with a backpack -- What is a jet pack? -- How would a jet pack work? -- Current tech -- What tech is needed? -- What could the future look like?
Summary, etc.:
"In science fiction, jet packs let people zoom through the air at high speeds. How could one of these amazing wearable flying machines work? Scientists have some ideas, which include using rockets and small jet engines. Discover the science and technology behind what it would take to make a real-life jet pack!"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Grades 4-6.
530L Lexile.
Decoding demand: 74 (high) Semantic demand: 95 (very high) Syntactic demand: 59 (medium) Structure demand: 80 (high) Lexile
Subject: Personal propulsion units > Juvenile literature.
Personal propulsion units.
Flying machines.

Series Information

Sci-fi tech.

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