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Published by Warwick Press in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Archimedes" principle -- Experiments -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Floating bodies -- Experiments -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Buoyant ascent (Hydrodynamics) -- Experiments -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Archimedes" principle -- Experiments.,
  • Floating bodies -- Experiments.,
  • Water -- Experiments.,
  • Experiments.

Book details:

About the Edition

Illustrates with experiments how objects displace water to stay afloat, why some objects float and others sink, and why the water"s ability to sustain weight makes swimming, diving, and other water sports possible.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statement[Barbara Taylor].
SeriesFun with simple science
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQC147.5 .T38 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p. :
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2227929M
ISBN 100531190870
LC Control Number89078240
OCLC/WorldCa21035721

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