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Junk drawer physics : 50 awesome experiments that don't cost a thing, Bobby Mercer

Label
Junk drawer physics : 50 awesome experiments that don't cost a thing
Title
Junk drawer physics
Title remainder
50 awesome experiments that don't cost a thing
Statement of responsibility
Bobby Mercer
Title variation
Junk drawer physics
Title variation remainder
50 awesome experiments that dont cost a thing
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A children's instructional book on how to use readily available materials to turn the house into a science lab Physics teacher Bobby Mercer provides readers with more than 50 great hands-on experiments that can be performed for just pennies, or less. Turn a plastic cup into a pinhole camera using waxed paper, a rubber band, and a thumbtack. Build a swinging wave machine using a series of washers suspended on strings from a yardstick
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10315949
Cataloging source
OU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mercer, Bobby
Dewey number
530.078
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 9+
  • 890L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
QC25
LC item number
.M35 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Physics
  • Physics
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
50 awesome experiments that don't cost a thing
Label
Junk drawer physics : 50 awesome experiments that don't cost a thing, Bobby Mercer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Forces and motion : Mesmerizing CD top ; Grocery list tug-of-war ; Jar spin ; Floating coin ; Crash test dummy ; Rolling uphill ; Cork accelerometer ; Spinning force machine ; Paper drop ; Weightless cup ; See-saw candles -- 2. Energy : Baloon shooter ; Clothespin catapult ; Door-to-door launcher ; Ball blaster ; Quick freeze ice ; Swing your partner ; Wobble ball -- 3. Sound and waves : Straw oboe ; Straw trombone ; Wave machine ; Swinging wave machine ; Rubber maraca ; Rubber band man ; Air horn -- 4. Light : Pinhole camera ; Up periscope ; Wacky waterfall ; Star gazer ; What color is it? ; Crazy shadows ; Flash of color ; Capture the cross ; Pringles planetarium ; Kaleidofoilscope ; The never ending flame ; To infinity and beyond -- 5. Electricity and magnetism : Roll with it can ; Spinning straws ; Super speed motor ; Pencil lead lightbulb ; Burning steel ; No-touch race car ; Crazy chaos pendulum ; Electric magnet -- 6. Fluids and pressure : Snow globe ; Super squirt bottle ; Plumber strength ; Unspillable water ; Tornado in a bottle ; Pop bottle ; Ketchup diver ; Double trouble
Control code
1055774
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 189 pages
Isbn
9781613749203
Isbn Type
(trade paper)
Lccn
2013046726
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781613749203
  • (OCoLC)873035108
Label
Junk drawer physics : 50 awesome experiments that don't cost a thing, Bobby Mercer
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Forces and motion : Mesmerizing CD top ; Grocery list tug-of-war ; Jar spin ; Floating coin ; Crash test dummy ; Rolling uphill ; Cork accelerometer ; Spinning force machine ; Paper drop ; Weightless cup ; See-saw candles -- 2. Energy : Baloon shooter ; Clothespin catapult ; Door-to-door launcher ; Ball blaster ; Quick freeze ice ; Swing your partner ; Wobble ball -- 3. Sound and waves : Straw oboe ; Straw trombone ; Wave machine ; Swinging wave machine ; Rubber maraca ; Rubber band man ; Air horn -- 4. Light : Pinhole camera ; Up periscope ; Wacky waterfall ; Star gazer ; What color is it? ; Crazy shadows ; Flash of color ; Capture the cross ; Pringles planetarium ; Kaleidofoilscope ; The never ending flame ; To infinity and beyond -- 5. Electricity and magnetism : Roll with it can ; Spinning straws ; Super speed motor ; Pencil lead lightbulb ; Burning steel ; No-touch race car ; Crazy chaos pendulum ; Electric magnet -- 6. Fluids and pressure : Snow globe ; Super squirt bottle ; Plumber strength ; Unspillable water ; Tornado in a bottle ; Pop bottle ; Ketchup diver ; Double trouble
Control code
1055774
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 189 pages
Isbn
9781613749203
Isbn Type
(trade paper)
Lccn
2013046726
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781613749203
  • (OCoLC)873035108

Library Locations

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