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The Resource Mythbusters : don't try this at home!, by Mary Packard

Mythbusters : don't try this at home!, by Mary Packard

Label
Mythbusters : don't try this at home!
Title
Mythbusters
Title remainder
don't try this at home!
Statement of responsibility
by Mary Packard
Title variation
Mythbusters
Title variation remainder
dont try this at home!
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Try fun experiments at home and get to the bottom of urban legends
Summary
Presents various urban myths and legends, describes how the "Mythbusters" set out to prove the myths, explains the results, and provides instructions for how to do similar "mythbusting" at home
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215878
Cataloging source
DLC
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Packard, Mary
Dewey number
507.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q164
LC item number
.P22 2006
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Science
  • Experiments
  • Experiment
  • Science
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
don't try this at home!
Label
Mythbusters : don't try this at home!, by Mary Packard
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 143) and index
Contents
Doing the experiments -- Toy car race. Do try this at home: Racing toy cars -- Talking to plants. Do try this at home: What plants need to grow -- Goldfish memory. Do try this at home: Giving a pet IQ test -- Octopus pregnancy. Do try this at home: How food is digested -- Daddy longlegs. Do try this at home: Preserving a spider's web -- Toothbrush surprise. Do try this at home: Making a cultured cream -- Balloon lift. Do try this at home: How much can a balloon lift? -- Sinking ship. Do try this at home: Sinking versus floating? -- Running in the rain. Do try this at home: Making it rain -- Does a duck's quack echo? Do try this at home: How sound reflects off surfaces -- Ming Dynasty astronaut. Do try this at home: Making a simple rocket -- Breakstep bridge. Do try this at home: Making a pendulum -- Ancient death ray. Do try this at home: Testing reflection of different surfaces -- Baghdad battery. Do try this at home: Making a simple battery -- Killer quicksand. Do try this at home: Making quicksand -- Answers to brainbuster quizzes -- Glossary
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
144 p.
Isbn
9780787983697
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005030165
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)62090861
Label
Mythbusters : don't try this at home!, by Mary Packard
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 143) and index
Contents
Doing the experiments -- Toy car race. Do try this at home: Racing toy cars -- Talking to plants. Do try this at home: What plants need to grow -- Goldfish memory. Do try this at home: Giving a pet IQ test -- Octopus pregnancy. Do try this at home: How food is digested -- Daddy longlegs. Do try this at home: Preserving a spider's web -- Toothbrush surprise. Do try this at home: Making a cultured cream -- Balloon lift. Do try this at home: How much can a balloon lift? -- Sinking ship. Do try this at home: Sinking versus floating? -- Running in the rain. Do try this at home: Making it rain -- Does a duck's quack echo? Do try this at home: How sound reflects off surfaces -- Ming Dynasty astronaut. Do try this at home: Making a simple rocket -- Breakstep bridge. Do try this at home: Making a pendulum -- Ancient death ray. Do try this at home: Testing reflection of different surfaces -- Baghdad battery. Do try this at home: Making a simple battery -- Killer quicksand. Do try this at home: Making quicksand -- Answers to brainbuster quizzes -- Glossary
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
144 p.
Isbn
9780787983697
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005030165
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)62090861

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