The Invention Hunters Discover How Machines Work Korwin Briggs

The Invention Hunters Discover How Machines Work

Author: Korwin Briggs
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Book Title
The Invention Hunters Discover How Machines Work
Author
Korwin Briggs
ISBN
9780316436793
Learn about machines the fun way The Magic School Bus meets The Way Things Work in this kid-friendly guide to understanding the basics of simple machines, perfect for budding engineers. The Invention Hunters travel the globe in their flying museum collecting the world's greatest inventions Today they've landed in a construction zone. These silly scientists think they've stumbled on incredible specimens of everything you'd never find at a building site, from roller skates and pogo sticks to swords and race cars. But what they really discover--with a kid as their guide--is how simple machines like pulleys, cranks, and levers are used to engineer tools ranging from jackhammers to dump trucks...and even toilets Using simple explanations and diagrams and a heaping helping of humor, the Invention Hunters make the perfect companions for curious kids who are ready to learn about science, physics, engineering, history, and more.Binding Type: HardcoverAuthor: Korwin BriggsPublisher: Little, Brown Books for Young ReadersPublished: 07/09/2019ISBN: 9780316436793Pages: 48Weight: 1.00lbsSize: 8.60h x 11.20w x 0.60dReview Citations: Kirkus Reviews 04/01/2019 pg. 104School Library Journal 07/01/2019 pg. 54Horn Book Magazine 09/01/2019 pg. 107
Learn about machines the fun way The Magic School Bus meets The Way Things Work in this kid-friendly guide to understanding the basics of simple machines, perfect for budding engineers.

The Invention Hunters travel the globe in their flying museum collecting the world's greatest inventions Today they've landed in a construction zone. These silly scientists think they've stumbled on incredible specimens of everything you'd never find at a building site, from roller skates and pogo sticks to swords and race cars. But what they really discover--with a kid as their guide--is how simple machines like pulleys, cranks, and levers are used to engineer tools ranging from jackhammers to dump trucks...and even toilets

Using simple explanations and diagrams and a heaping helping of humor, the Invention Hunters make the perfect companions for curious kids who are ready to learn about science, physics, engineering, history, and more.

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Korwin Briggs
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Published: 07/09/2019
ISBN: 9780316436793
Pages: 48
Weight: 1.00lbs
Size: 8.60h x 11.20w x 0.60d

Review Citations: Kirkus Reviews 04/01/2019 pg. 104
School Library Journal 07/01/2019 pg. 54
Horn Book Magazine 09/01/2019 pg. 107
Learn about machines the fun way The Magic School Bus meets The Way Things Work in this kid-friendly guide to understanding the basics of simple machines, perfect for budding engineers.

The Invention Hunters travel the globe in their flying museum collecting the world's greatest inventions Today they've landed in a construction zone. These silly scientists think they've stumbled on incredible specimens of everything you'd never find at a building site, from roller skates and pogo sticks to swords and race cars. But what they really discover--with a kid as their guide--is how simple machines like pulleys, cranks, and levers are used to engineer tools ranging from jackhammers to dump trucks...and even toilets

Using simple explanations and diagrams and a heaping helping of humor, the Invention Hunters make the perfect companions for curious kids who are ready to learn about science, physics, engineering, history, and more.

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Korwin Briggs
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Published: 07/09/2019
ISBN: 9780316436793
Pages: 48
Weight: 1.00lbs
Size: 8.60h x 11.20w x 0.60d

Review Citations: Kirkus Reviews 04/01/2019 pg. 104
School Library Journal 07/01/2019 pg. 54
Horn Book Magazine 09/01/2019 pg. 107