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The Resource The science of hitting a home run : forces and motion in action, by Jim Whiting

The science of hitting a home run : forces and motion in action, by Jim Whiting

Label
The science of hitting a home run : forces and motion in action
Title
The science of hitting a home run
Title remainder
forces and motion in action
Statement of responsibility
by Jim Whiting
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Crack! It's going, going, it's gone! Professional players make it look easy to hit a home run. But without science, they'd be left in the batter's box. Come take a closer look at the science that makes a home run possible
Member of
Summary
"Describes the science behind hitting a home run, including pitch types, different bats, and force"--Provided by publisher
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345580
Cataloging source
DLC
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1943-
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Whiting, Jim
Dewey number
  • 796.357/26
  • 796.357
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Lexile: 860
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860
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 3
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Fact finders. Action science
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  • Baseball
  • Force and energy
  • Motion
  • Baseball
  • Force and energy
  • Motion
  • Sports
Target audience
juvenile
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forces and motion in action
Label
The science of hitting a home run : forces and motion in action, by Jim Whiting
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index
Contents
Fan favorite -- Pitch -- Swing -- Hit -- Heat, height, and home runs -- Batter facts -- Other sciences in action
Control code
ocn433549468
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9781429639538
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2009033239
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)433549468
Label
The science of hitting a home run : forces and motion in action, by Jim Whiting
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index
Contents
Fan favorite -- Pitch -- Swing -- Hit -- Heat, height, and home runs -- Batter facts -- Other sciences in action
Control code
ocn433549468
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9781429639538
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2009033239
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)433549468
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