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The Resource Aerospace engineering and the principles of flight, Anne Rooney

Aerospace engineering and the principles of flight, Anne Rooney

Label
Aerospace engineering and the principles of flight
Title
Aerospace engineering and the principles of flight
Statement of responsibility
Anne Rooney
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Aerospace engineers use the principles of flight to design and innovate different kinds of aircraft, from gliders to space shuttles. Learn about the jobs they do and the steps they must follow in the engineering design process"--P. [4] of cover
Member of
Summary
Explains how flight works, looks at the history of human attempts at flight, and describes the different roles and responsibilities of aerospace engineers
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10166379
Cataloging source
DLC
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Rooney, Anne
Dewey number
629.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TL547
LC item number
.R626 2013
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1040
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Crabtree Publishing Company
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True
Series statement
Engineering in action
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  • Aerospace engineering
  • Airplanes
  • Flight
  • Aerospace engineering
  • Airplanes
  • Flight
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Aerospace engineering and the principles of flight, Anne Rooney
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 30) and index
Contents
What is aerospace engineering? -- How flight works -- Forces in action -- Balancing forces -- Activity -- Taking flight -- Working in aerospace -- Starting the design process -- Working with ideas -- Prototypes -- Better and better -- Design challenge: make a glider -- Getting into space
Control code
2012040538
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9780778775003
Lccn
2012040538
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Aerospace engineering and the principles of flight, Anne Rooney
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 30) and index
Contents
What is aerospace engineering? -- How flight works -- Forces in action -- Balancing forces -- Activity -- Taking flight -- Working in aerospace -- Starting the design process -- Working with ideas -- Prototypes -- Better and better -- Design challenge: make a glider -- Getting into space
Control code
2012040538
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9780778775003
Lccn
2012040538
Other physical details
col. ill.

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