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Author Mooney, Carla.

Title Rocketry: investigate the science and technology of rockets and ballistics / by Carla Mooney and illustrated by Caitlin Denham.

Imprint White River Junction, VT: Normad Press, c2014.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Eureka Juvenile Non-Fiction  J621.4356 Moo    ---  Available
Description vii, 120 p. ; color ill.: 26 cm.
Series Build It Yourself Series.
Note Do you ever wonder how rockets soar into space? Introduce students to the fascinating world of rocketry and ballistics. Readers discover the history of rocket development, from the earliest fire arrows in China to modern-day space shuttles. They learn how rockets are launched, move through the atmosphere, and return to Earth safely. Exploring the science behind rocket flight, kids see how the forces of thrust, gravity, lift, and drag interact to determine a rocket's path.
Subject Rockets.
ISBN 9781619302365

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