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The Resource I wonder why planes have wings : and other questions about transportation, Christopher Maynard

I wonder why planes have wings : and other questions about transportation, Christopher Maynard

Label
I wonder why planes have wings : and other questions about transportation
Title
I wonder why planes have wings
Title remainder
and other questions about transportation
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Maynard
Title variation
Planes have wings
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Answers questions about transportation and vehicles, including "Do airships run on air?" and "Why don't ships sink?"
Member of
Summary
Answers questions about transportation and vehicles, including "Do airships run on air?" and "Why don't ships sink?"
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10030072
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Maynard, Christopher
Dewey number
629.04
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Interest level
LG
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 2
Reading level
4.8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
I wonder why
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aeronautics
  • Motor vehicles
  • Ships
  • Transportation
  • Transportation
  • Vehicles
  • Questions and answers
Target audience
primary
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
and other questions about transportation
Label
I wonder why planes have wings : and other questions about transportation, Christopher Maynard
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Kingfisher Books, 1993
  • 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
How far can I go in an hour? -- Which is the fastest car? -- Which is the fastest boat? -- Which is the fastest plane? -- Why do planes have wings? -- Which cars have wings? -- Which plane is the biggest? -- Can planes hover in the air? -- Do airships run on air? -- Why do hot-air balloons float? -- Why do cars have wheels? -- Which are the biggest tires? -- Which boats have wheels? -- Why do cars need gas? -- What happens inside car engines? -- Who cycled over the sea? -- Can bikes climb mountains? -- How many people can ride on a bike? -- Can motorcycles ever fly? -- Which motorcycles have four wheels? -- What is the largest human motorcycle pyramid? -- Why don't ships sink? -- Which ships fly? -- Which are the biggest ships? -- What were longships? -- Which are the world's smallest boats? -- Why don't trains fall off the rails? -- What were wagon trains? -- Do road trains run on rails? -- Can trains float? -- Which plane hitches a ride? -- When do cars hitch rides?
Control code
864283
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
New edition.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780753467046
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780753467046
  • (OCoLC)773813504
Label
I wonder why planes have wings : and other questions about transportation, Christopher Maynard
Link
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Kingfisher Books, 1993
  • 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
How far can I go in an hour? -- Which is the fastest car? -- Which is the fastest boat? -- Which is the fastest plane? -- Why do planes have wings? -- Which cars have wings? -- Which plane is the biggest? -- Can planes hover in the air? -- Do airships run on air? -- Why do hot-air balloons float? -- Why do cars have wheels? -- Which are the biggest tires? -- Which boats have wheels? -- Why do cars need gas? -- What happens inside car engines? -- Who cycled over the sea? -- Can bikes climb mountains? -- How many people can ride on a bike? -- Can motorcycles ever fly? -- Which motorcycles have four wheels? -- What is the largest human motorcycle pyramid? -- Why don't ships sink? -- Which ships fly? -- Which are the biggest ships? -- What were longships? -- Which are the world's smallest boats? -- Why don't trains fall off the rails? -- What were wagon trains? -- Do road trains run on rails? -- Can trains float? -- Which plane hitches a ride? -- When do cars hitch rides?
Control code
864283
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
New edition.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780753467046
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780753467046
  • (OCoLC)773813504

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