Magnet Science

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Sterling Publishing Company, Inc., 2007 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 96 pages
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"Gr. 5-9. From the discovery of the lodestone...to the use of magnetic technology in the space program, this clearly written book introduces the science of magnets. Throughout, explanations of scientific principles are expanded by activities that demonstrate the concepts. These activities vary from simple to practical to playful to out-of-this-world....A good introduction to magnets."-- "Booklist

. "Gr. 4-9--An extremely useful offering....All activities are well diagrammed, and ample safety instructions are given."-- "SLJ

. ."..fascinating hands-on experiments...a well-planned, well-organized book...."-- "Science Bks & Films -starred review

. 128 pages, 100 b/w illus., 5 3/8 x 8 1/4.

 

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Contents

Magnet Facts
5
Invisible Forces
20
Magnets in Action
33
Make It Work
42
Games Tricks and Toys
57
Magnets and Modern Science
69
Glossary
83
Experiment Abstracts
91
Index QO
93
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