How Does A Powerboat Work?Book - 2010
This series introduces young readers to the amazing world of transportation technology. Each book tackles a different form of transport technology and examines the design, engineering, and science behind different parts of the system. Key Features Detailed diagrams bring each subject to life Incredible cutaways show inner workings of each machine Sidebars and fact boxes help motivate readers and reinforce skills Bold, vibrant photos captivate students Glossary, sources of further information, and index All boats are powered by something-the simplest are propelled by wind or oars-but this book looks at the world's fastest vessels and at the different types of motors that drive them through the water. Book jacket.
Publisher: New York : Gareth Stevens, c2010
Branch Call Number: 623.8231 EAS 2010
Characteristics: 32 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm