Simple Mechanisms by Ade Deane-Pratt
  

Synopsis

Simple Mechanisms by Ade Deane-Pratt

Combining Science and Design and Technology, this series examines simple machines and where we can find them in everyday objects. A scientific explanation with the help of annotated diagrams and illustrations is followed by examples of objects that make use of the various simple machines such as pulleys, gears and wedges.

Reviews

Easy to understand and supported by some excellent photographs and diagrams which are useful in understanding the complexity of a range of everyday machines. School Librarian

About the Author

In her role as Research Development Manager for the research charity Deafness Research UK, Ade writes about research projects and new developments in science for a wide range of non-scientists, both adults and children. Among other publications, she is responsible for the scientific content on the charity's website, which they are expanding to include interactive sections for children.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Ade Deane-Pratt
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Publisher

Wayland (Publishers) Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

27th February 2013

ISBN

9780750271769


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