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Author Tocci, Salvatore.

Title Experiments with sports / by Salvatore Tocci ; [reading consultant : Susan Virgilio ; science consultant : Tenley Andrews].

Imprint New York, NY : Children's Press, 2003.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Juvenile Non-Fiction  J 507.8 T631    ---  Available
Description 47 p. : color illus. ; 22 cm.
Series True book
Contents What's your favorite sport? -- Do you need speed? -- Experiment 1, Increasing friction -- Experiment 2, Reducing friction -- Experiment 3, Flying like the wind -- Do you need balance? -- Experiment 4, Finding the center of gravity -- Experiment 5, Finding your center of gravity -- Experiment 6, Falling over -- Do you need accuracy? -- Experiment 7, Hitting a baseball -- Experiment 8, Throwing a football -- Experiment 9, Shooting a basketball -- Fun with sports -- Experiment 10, Staying in place.
Summary Explores the science behind sports through simple experiments using everyday objects.
Subject Science -- Experiments.
Sports -- Experiments.
Balls (Sporting goods) -- Experiments.
Force and energy -- Experiments.
Motion -- Experiments.
Experiments.
ISBN 0516227890

 
    
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