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The Resource I wonder why mountains have snow on top : and other questions about mountains, Jackie Gaff

I wonder why mountains have snow on top : and other questions about mountains, Jackie Gaff

Label
I wonder why mountains have snow on top : and other questions about mountains
Title
I wonder why mountains have snow on top
Title remainder
and other questions about mountains
Statement of responsibility
Jackie Gaff
Title variation
Mountains have snow on top
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Answers questions about mountains such as, "Where is the world's highest mountain" and "Do mountains move."
Member of
Summary
Provides questions and answers on the dangers of volcanoes, the highest mountains, mountain climbers, Mount Everest, and life and recreation in the mountains
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10030071
Cataloging source
MLY
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gaff, Jackie
Dewey number
551.43/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Interest level
LG
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 2
Reading level
5.6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
I wonder why
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mountains
  • Children's questions and answers
  • Mountains
  • Children's questions and answers
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
and other questions about mountains
Label
I wonder why mountains have snow on top : and other questions about mountains, Jackie Gaff
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: 2001
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What's the difference between a mountain and a hill? -- Can spacecraft measure mountains? -- Where is the world's highest mountain? -- Do mountains move? -- How do mountains form? -- Why do some mountains have pointed tops? -- Why do volcanoes blow their tops? -- Are all volcanoes dangerous? -- Which was the noisiest mountain? -- Which mountains grow into islands? -- Can mountains sink? -- What are black smokers? -- Why do mountains have snow on top? -- When does snow move as fast as a racecar? -- Can snow move mountains? -- Why don't plants grow on mountaintops? -- Which plants can grow on mountainsides? -- How do mountain plants keep warm? -- Which plant can melt snow? -- Can animals live on mountains? -- Which mountain animal has a skirt? -- How high do birds nest? -- Which animal became famous for mountain rescues? -- Why do mountain houses have sloping roofs? -- Why do farmers build steps on mountains? -- Who fishes on the world's highest lake? -- Who built palaces in the mountains? -- Which monks live in the mountains? -- Which city is on top of the world? -- Who were the mountain men? -- When did the first person climb a mountain? -- Who were the first people to climb Mount Everest? -- How do people climb mountains? -- How do people surf on snow? -- Who hurtles down mountains like an express train? -- Which bike climbs mountains? -- Which is the longest mountain tunnel? -- Where is the world's highest railroad? -- Which is the steepest railroad? -- ' Where is the "great pebble"? -- Why do people climb Mount Fuji? -- Which mountain looks like a tabletop?
Control code
864561
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780753467008
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780753467008
  • (OCoLC)773834295
Label
I wonder why mountains have snow on top : and other questions about mountains, Jackie Gaff
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: 2001
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What's the difference between a mountain and a hill? -- Can spacecraft measure mountains? -- Where is the world's highest mountain? -- Do mountains move? -- How do mountains form? -- Why do some mountains have pointed tops? -- Why do volcanoes blow their tops? -- Are all volcanoes dangerous? -- Which was the noisiest mountain? -- Which mountains grow into islands? -- Can mountains sink? -- What are black smokers? -- Why do mountains have snow on top? -- When does snow move as fast as a racecar? -- Can snow move mountains? -- Why don't plants grow on mountaintops? -- Which plants can grow on mountainsides? -- How do mountain plants keep warm? -- Which plant can melt snow? -- Can animals live on mountains? -- Which mountain animal has a skirt? -- How high do birds nest? -- Which animal became famous for mountain rescues? -- Why do mountain houses have sloping roofs? -- Why do farmers build steps on mountains? -- Who fishes on the world's highest lake? -- Who built palaces in the mountains? -- Which monks live in the mountains? -- Which city is on top of the world? -- Who were the mountain men? -- When did the first person climb a mountain? -- Who were the first people to climb Mount Everest? -- How do people climb mountains? -- How do people surf on snow? -- Who hurtles down mountains like an express train? -- Which bike climbs mountains? -- Which is the longest mountain tunnel? -- Where is the world's highest railroad? -- Which is the steepest railroad? -- ' Where is the "great pebble"? -- Why do people climb Mount Fuji? -- Which mountain looks like a tabletop?
Control code
864561
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780753467008
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780753467008
  • (OCoLC)773834295

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