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The Resource Science fair projects : physics, Bob Bonnet & Dan Keen ; illustrated by Frances Zweifel

Science fair projects : physics, Bob Bonnet & Dan Keen ; illustrated by Frances Zweifel

Label
Science fair projects : physics
Title
Science fair projects
Title remainder
physics
Statement of responsibility
Bob Bonnet & Dan Keen ; illustrated by Frances Zweifel
Title variation
Physics
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents projects and experiments that use easy-to-find materials to explore the world of physics, covering such topics as temperature, energy flow, acceleration, sound, pendulums, momentum, magnetism, and solar heat
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bonnet, Robert L
Dewey number
530/.078
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC26
LC item number
.B66 1999
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Keen, Dan
  • Zweifel, Frances W.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Physics
  • Science projects
  • Physics
  • Science projects
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Science fair projects : physics, Bob Bonnet & Dan Keen ; illustrated by Frances Zweifel
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Magnetic water, the effect of water on magnetism -- Swinging good time pendulum motion -- Man on a tight rope wave motion -- Rub the right way friction and surfaces -- Mighty Mo momentum; a product of force times mass -- Hot rocks heat transfer from one medium to another -- Smaller is stronger testing tensile strength -- Up to speed acceleration in a bottle -- Bad manners heat conduction and heat sinking -- Watt? comparing light output and power consumption -- Room for brightness reflected light -- Down-range shooter trajectory; curved path through the air -- Get a handle wheel and axle, a simple machine -- Balance the books first-class lever, a simple machine -- We are #2 second-and third-class levers -- Bottled force kinetic and potential energy -- Water maker solar radiation -- Uphill battle kinetic energy and the transfer of energy -- Cellular can transmitting sound by vibrating materials -- Singin' in the shower acoustics; the behavior of confined sound -- Ear of the beholder pleasant sounds versus "noise" -- Sound of time amplifying sound -- Blown away fluidics; air flow around shapes -- Balancing act objects at rest tend to stay at rest -- Floating along buoyancy; the ability to stay up -- Flying in circles air friction; sometimes good, sometimes not -- Pop a treat the physics of popcorn -- Unwelcome gusts comparing and measuring wind strengths -- Lopsided pinwheel balancing points of oddly shaped objects -- Get the point changes affecting surface areas -- Break the beam exploring some characteristics of light -- Now soft/now loud amplifying sound through reflection -- Plant first aid collecting light to benefit plants -- Hot light comparing waste heat from bulbs -- Crash! The relationship between mass and force -- Bigger water temperature's expansion/contraction effects -- Look at the sound light speed faster than sound speed -- Work = Force x Distance the wedge, a simple machine -- Water shooter compressing a fluid -- Siphon fun water drains to own level -- Whirring button torque; changing the direction of force -- Toy story torque-energy storage in a homemade toy -- Walls don't move Newton's 3rd; action and reaction -- Sandwater erosion caused by friction of glacial ice -- Back in shape the characteristics of elasticity -- Don't fret changing pitch by varying string tension -- Space saver the concept of volume
Control code
41712632
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
95 pages
Isbn
9780806922553
Lccn
99033938
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
UMSL: Jean Craighead George Children's Science Collection.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)41712632
Label
Science fair projects : physics, Bob Bonnet & Dan Keen ; illustrated by Frances Zweifel
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Magnetic water, the effect of water on magnetism -- Swinging good time pendulum motion -- Man on a tight rope wave motion -- Rub the right way friction and surfaces -- Mighty Mo momentum; a product of force times mass -- Hot rocks heat transfer from one medium to another -- Smaller is stronger testing tensile strength -- Up to speed acceleration in a bottle -- Bad manners heat conduction and heat sinking -- Watt? comparing light output and power consumption -- Room for brightness reflected light -- Down-range shooter trajectory; curved path through the air -- Get a handle wheel and axle, a simple machine -- Balance the books first-class lever, a simple machine -- We are #2 second-and third-class levers -- Bottled force kinetic and potential energy -- Water maker solar radiation -- Uphill battle kinetic energy and the transfer of energy -- Cellular can transmitting sound by vibrating materials -- Singin' in the shower acoustics; the behavior of confined sound -- Ear of the beholder pleasant sounds versus "noise" -- Sound of time amplifying sound -- Blown away fluidics; air flow around shapes -- Balancing act objects at rest tend to stay at rest -- Floating along buoyancy; the ability to stay up -- Flying in circles air friction; sometimes good, sometimes not -- Pop a treat the physics of popcorn -- Unwelcome gusts comparing and measuring wind strengths -- Lopsided pinwheel balancing points of oddly shaped objects -- Get the point changes affecting surface areas -- Break the beam exploring some characteristics of light -- Now soft/now loud amplifying sound through reflection -- Plant first aid collecting light to benefit plants -- Hot light comparing waste heat from bulbs -- Crash! The relationship between mass and force -- Bigger water temperature's expansion/contraction effects -- Look at the sound light speed faster than sound speed -- Work = Force x Distance the wedge, a simple machine -- Water shooter compressing a fluid -- Siphon fun water drains to own level -- Whirring button torque; changing the direction of force -- Toy story torque-energy storage in a homemade toy -- Walls don't move Newton's 3rd; action and reaction -- Sandwater erosion caused by friction of glacial ice -- Back in shape the characteristics of elasticity -- Don't fret changing pitch by varying string tension -- Space saver the concept of volume
Control code
41712632
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
95 pages
Isbn
9780806922553
Lccn
99033938
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
UMSL: Jean Craighead George Children's Science Collection.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)41712632

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