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The Resource Why is the sea salty? : and other questions about... oceans, by Benjamin Richmond

Why is the sea salty? : and other questions about... oceans, by Benjamin Richmond

Label
Why is the sea salty? : and other questions about... oceans
Title
Why is the sea salty?
Title remainder
and other questions about... oceans
Statement of responsibility
by Benjamin Richmond
Title variation
Oceans
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"What kinds of animals live in the sea? What causes tides and waves? And exactly how deep is the ocean, anyway? From the water cycle and ocean zones to fun facts about how some lost rubber duckies ended up helping ocean scientists, this Good Question! book teaches kids about the life aquatic."--Provided by publisher
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Summary
Answers questions about the ocean, including how water gets to the ocean, what causes waves, and how rubber duckies helped ocean scientists learn more about how the ocean's waters move
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10316254
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
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1986-
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Richmond, Benjamin
Dewey number
551.46
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 6+
  • K to grade 3
LC call number
GC21.5
LC item number
.R53 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 2
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Good question!
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  • Ocean
  • Oceanography
  • Marine animals
  • Marine plants
  • Children's questions and answers
  • Ocean
  • Oceanography
  • Marine animals
  • Animals
  • Marine plants
  • Plants
  • Questions and answers
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
and other questions about--oceans
Label
Why is the sea salty? : and other questions about... oceans, by Benjamin Richmond
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How much of Earth is covered with water? -- What is an ocean? -- How does water get to the ocean? -- Why is the sea salty? -- How deep is the ocean? -- What are the ocean zones? -- What lives in the ocean? -- Can anything live at the bottom of the sea? -- What's the biggest animal in the ocean? -- What other large animals are out there? -- What's "the rainforest of the sea"? -- How did rubber duckies help ocean scientists? -- Is there a plastic island in the ocean? -- Does the ocean predict the weather? -- What are the world's largest storms? -- How does the Moon move the oceans? -- What causes waves? -- Will the ocean always stay the same? -- Does it matter if the ocean rises? -- How much do we know about the ocean? -- Compare the oceans
Control code
2013047319
Dimensions
22 x 27 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781454906766
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013047319
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
Label
Why is the sea salty? : and other questions about... oceans, by Benjamin Richmond
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How much of Earth is covered with water? -- What is an ocean? -- How does water get to the ocean? -- Why is the sea salty? -- How deep is the ocean? -- What are the ocean zones? -- What lives in the ocean? -- Can anything live at the bottom of the sea? -- What's the biggest animal in the ocean? -- What other large animals are out there? -- What's "the rainforest of the sea"? -- How did rubber duckies help ocean scientists? -- Is there a plastic island in the ocean? -- Does the ocean predict the weather? -- What are the world's largest storms? -- How does the Moon move the oceans? -- What causes waves? -- Will the ocean always stay the same? -- Does it matter if the ocean rises? -- How much do we know about the ocean? -- Compare the oceans
Control code
2013047319
Dimensions
22 x 27 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781454906766
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013047319
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps

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