100 Facts Inventions Pocket Edition100 Facts Inventions Pocket Edition



Travel back in time and discover ingenious inventions with this handy pocket-sized book that's bursting with giant facts.

Author: Brewer DUNCAN

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ISBN: 1786176602

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Page: 48

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Travel back in time and discover ingenious inventions with this handy pocket-sized book that's bursting with giant facts. From stone age tools to 21st century space travel, explore all kinds of inventions - when they were created, who had the idea and which inventions were groundbreaking for their time.

One Hundred Things You Should Know about InventionsOne Hundred Things You Should Know about Inventions



Exactly 100 numbered facts will challenge children, acting as an incentive as they make their way through these books. Projects to make and do, hilarious facts and cartoons add an extra element of fun. 6 yrs+

Author: Duncan Brewer

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ISBN: 1842365894

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Page: 48

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Exactly 100 numbered facts will challenge children, acting as an incentive as they make their way through these books. Projects to make and do, hilarious facts and cartoons add an extra element of fun. 6 yrs+

100 Things to Know About Inventions100 Things to Know About Inventions



How do you sum upthe world's amazing inventions in just 100 words? This striking book takes on the challenge!

Author: Clive Gifford

Publisher: In a Nutshell

ISBN: 9780711263444

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Page: 112

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How do you sum upthe world's amazing inventions in just 100 words? This striking book takes on the challenge! From helicopters to fireworks, each of the carefully chosen 100 words has its own 100-word long description and quirky illustration, providing a fascinating introduction to inspiring inventions from history to the modern day. Basically, everything you need to know in a nut shell. Along with some expected inventions, such as trains and Internet, you'll also discover less predictable inventions that will give you a fresh perspective. With balloons and submarine, you can explore the risks some inventors had to take. Through paper and pencil imagine how such seemingly simple objects would have been groundbreaking at the time of invention; whereas some inventions, such as skates, had a very funny beginning! With a clean, contemporary design, each word occupies a page of its own. A large striking illustration neatly encapsulates the accompanying 100 words of text.

100 Facts Science Pocket Edition100 Facts Science Pocket Edition



Pocket Edition 100 Facts Science is bursting with fascinating images, fun activities and amazing facts all about the world of science and technology.

Author: Steve Parker

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ISBN: 1786176203

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Page: 48

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Pocket Edition 100 Facts Science is bursting with fascinating images, fun activities and amazing facts all about the world of science and technology. Kids learn more easily with bitesized information Photographs and artworks aid children who learn through visual prompts Activities allow children to put what they have learned into practice. Pocket Edition 100 Facts Science contains key topics about scientific discoveries and inventions with incredible numbered facts. Each fact is accompanied by beautiful illustrations and photographs, which add visual meaning to the information for children. Up-to-date science books for children are an important foundation for learning throughout school life.

100 Facts Around Town100 Facts Around Town



This book helps you to learn the fascinating, and sometimes funny, behind-the-scenes facts about urban life.

Author: Clive Gifford

Publisher: Red Shed

ISBN: 140527171X

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Page: 14

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Learn the fascinating, and sometimes funny, behind-the-scenes facts about urban life. There are hidden histories, gob-smacking records and inspiring inventions to discover. Readers will never look at their local town in the same way again.

100 Inventions that Made History100 Inventions that Made History



Discover the inventions that helped shape the world we know today. '100 inventions that made history' is no ordinary history book.

Author: Tracey Turner

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ISBN: 1465421300

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Page: 128

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Discover the inventions that helped shape the world we know today. '100 inventions that made history' is no ordinary history book. Take a look at the trailblazing inventions that have advanced technology and transformed the way we live, as well as the gadgets and gizmos we couldn't live without! From cars and planes to the printing press and television, from the light bulb to antibiotics, the electric guitar to jeans, this top 100 comes from all over the world, taking in all types of inventions. Each profile explores key inventions in depth, let's you review similar inventions side by side and brings together the major inventions in a particular area. Plus, the inventions are put into historical context with "it couldn't have been done without ..." and "it paved the way for ..." panels. Take a seat and unveil the brilliant breakthroughs that have changed our world with engaging graphics and unusual facts in '100 inventions that made history'.

100 Greatest Science Inventions of All Time100 Greatest Science Inventions of All Time



More to Explore 269 Fun Fact : The MacDonald Laser Ringer Station near Fort Davis , Texas , uses a laser to measure the distance between the earth and the moon to an accuracy of ± 1 centimeter . It bounces laser beams off special ...

Author: Kendall F. Haven

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

ISBN: 1591582644

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Page: 333

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Discover the "who", "what", "when", and "how" of 100 amazing inventions.

Totally Amazing Facts about Outrageous InventionsTotally Amazing Facts about Outrageous Inventions



Totally Amazing Facts About Outrageous Inventions is the perfect treat for kids with an appetite for "Did you know " More than 100 facts about everything from toothbrushes, airplanes, and flush toilets to animation, ice cream, and crayons ...

Author: Cari Meister

Publisher: Raintree

ISBN: 9781474737401

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Page: 112

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Totally Amazing Facts About Outrageous Inventions is the perfect treat for kids with an appetite for "Did you know ... ?" More than 100 facts about everything from toothbrushes, aeroplanes and flush toilets to animation, ice cream and crayons are served up in photo-packed design sure to engage reluctant readers.

100 Facts Victorian Britain Pocket Edition100 Facts Victorian Britain Pocket Edition



Take an in-depth look in stunning detail at one of the most exciting periods in British history in this handy pocket-sized book bursting with giant facts.

Author: Smith JEREMY

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ISBN: 1786176637

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Take an in-depth look in stunning detail at one of the most exciting periods in British history in this handy pocket-sized book bursting with giant facts. Discover fascinating facts about Queen Victoria's reign across subjects such as inventions, railways, art, architecture and family life.

The World Almanac 5 001 Incredible Facts for Kids on Nature Science and PeopleThe World Almanac 5 001 Incredible Facts for Kids on Nature Science and People



Kids want to learn about the world around them, and with this engaging, colorful collection of facts, figures, photographs, and fun, they will.

Author: World Almanac Kids®

Publisher: World Almanac

ISBN: 1510761799

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Page: 360

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From the #1 New York Times bestselling World Almanac® comes a full-color, full-of-fun, oversize book packed with thousands of awesome facts about science, nature, and people—everything on planet Earth and beyond. Kids want to learn about the world around them, and with this engaging, colorful collection of facts, figures, photographs, and fun, they will. Perfect for home or for school, and a great gift for the curious boy or girl, here are thousands of fascinating facts about almost everything: Animals—Dogs, cats, snakes, and more Biology—animals, bacterium, and more Geology—volcanoes, tectonics, and more Chemistry—acid, molecules, and more Physics—antimatter, gravity, and more Technology—computers, patents, and more Disasters—earthquakes, shipwrecks, and more Space—the moon, the stars, and more Great leaders and thinkers—Gandhi, Einstein, and more US Presidents Basketball, baseball, football, and soccer superstars past and present With information about US cities and states, nations of the world and their flags, ancient civilizations, modern governments, and much, The World Almanac® 5,001 Incredible Facts for Kids on Nature, Science, and People provides kids, teachers, and families timely and timeless information on an enormous variety of subjects. It will give boys and girls, parents, and teachers hours and hours of fun, while it educates and illuminates.

Johannes GutenbergJohannes Gutenberg



Books How Things Are Made, Oldrich Ruzicka (Sterling Children's Books, 2016) Inventions (100 Facts), Duncan Brewer (Miles Kelly, 2013) Inventions (Tony Robinson's Weird World of Wonders), Tony Robinson (Macmillan Children's Books, ...

Author: Mary Boone

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ISBN: 9781474755405

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Page: 24

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Johannes Gutenberg wasn't just an inventor. He was also a goldsmith, printer and publisher. Young readers will discover how this man found a way to bring information to people near and far.

Physics Fun and BeyondPhysics Fun and Beyond



Physics is pure excitement: nothing’;s more fun than discovering how the world works and exploring its many possibilities!

Author: Eduardo de Campos Valadares

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780132441698

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Page: 368

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“The best magic is that which involves absolutely no sleight-of-hand, only the unexpected yet natural workings of nature. Physics, Fun, and Beyond is chock full of just this kind of magic–simple yet fascinating experiments, easy to follow and colorful drawings, and fun facts. Simply wonderful!” –Roald Hoffmann, 1981 Nobel Prize Laureate in Chemistry Pure Fun, Pure Excitement: You’;ve Never Learned Physics Like This Before! Physics is pure excitement: nothing’;s more fun than discovering how the world works and exploring its many possibilities! With Physics, Fun, and Beyond, you’;ll grab the universe in your own two hands as you build more than 110 projects that uncover the physics beneath everyday life! Most of these projects are amazingly easy to build: all you’;ll need are your everyday household tools and cheap (sometimes even free) materials. From wind tunnels to flying saucers, you’;ll learn exactly how to safely build these experiments, why they work, and what they mean. Learn about all this, and more: Step on eggs without breaking them...and understand the principles of material strength Build the “Magic Can” that teaches you about the different kinds of energy Discover why the Earth isn’;t exactly round Learn more about gravity, with the “Astronaut in the Elevator” experiment Use pendulums to visualize radio/TV frequencies and broadcasting Feel pressure by sitting on a bed of nails Build hydraulic robots to discover how you can transmit and amplify forces Construct wings and wind tunnels that show why airplanes fly Learn about optics by making bottles invisible Recreate the sun and sky to realize why the sky is blue Demonstrate the “greenhouse effect” with a homemade solar heater Get water to climb walls–as you understand cohesion and adhesion Build “wireless phones” that capture sound and make acoustics fun Create simple motors that display the basics of electromagnetism Physics, Fun, and Beyond is for kids, teenagers, teachers, parents, homeschoolers...everyone from 10 to 100 with curiosity and a passion for discovery and new challenges! © Copyright Pearson Education. All rights reserved

The 100 Inventions That Changed the WorldThe 100 Inventions That Changed the World



This mind-blowing volume explores the fascinating stories behind innovations that play an integral part in our lives.

Author: Matthew Elkin

Publisher: Cavendish Square Publishing, LLC

ISBN: 9781502632913

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Page: 176

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This mind-blowing volume explores the fascinating stories behind innovations that play an integral part in our lives. From cement to LEDs and the alphabet to 3D printing, the book explains the science behind ground-breaking inventions while emphasizing the evolution of the scientific method. The book is packed with full-color photographs, interesting facts, and important vocabulary terms.