Discover More: Exploring Physical Science

Friction makes many everyday activities possible, from allowing brakes to stop a speeding car to allowing a professional baseball player to grip a bat. Readers will learn all about the science-curricula-aligned aspects of friction with this engaging text. These include the differences between static friction and kinetic friction, in addition to how air resistance plays a role when birds, planes, and trains cut through the air. This title also features striking, full-color images on each page depicting friction examples and concepts. Complete with compelling fact boxes that define terms and inspire additional critical thinking, this title is sure to give aspiring engineers an engaging and memorable overview of friction's important role in life on Earth.

Library Bound Book List: $29.53 / S&L: $22.15
eBook List: $29.53 / S&L: $22.15

Reading Level: 2-3

Interest Level: 1-5

Product type : Library Bound Book
ISBN : 978-1-6419-0048-5
Author : Marie Harts
Copyright : 2024
Language : English
Pages : 32
Trim : 8" x 8"
Dewey : 531/.4--dc23
Fact Boxes • Full-Color Photographs • Further Information Section • Glossary • Index