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Investigating magnets

Investigating magnets

Bailey, Jacqui, author

What is a magnet? Why are some materials magnetic? How does a compass work? Find out the answers to these questions and much more here. This friendly, illustrated series shows how young scientists can use investigation to find out about science for themselves

Hardback, Book. English.
Published London: Wayland, 2019
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Available at Merthyr Central Library.

  • Merthyr Central Library – One available in J538/SCI

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    03843718 J538/SCI Junior nonfiction Available


Statement of responsibility: Jacqui Bailey
ISBN: 1526311259, 9781526311252
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: 32 pages : illustrations (colour) ; 28 cm.
Series: Be a scientist
Subject: Non-Fiction 7+.; Magnetism Experiments Juvenile literature.; Science, Maths and Technology.
Series Title: Be a scientist.


  1. 1: What are magnets?
  2. 2: Magnetic materials
  3. 3: Pulling power
  4. 4: Poles apart
  5. 5: An invisible force
  6. 6: Strength of force
  7. 7: Magnetic magic
  8. 8: Moving with magnets
  9. 9: Sorting with magnets
  10. 10: Floating with magnets
  11. 11: Pointing the way
  12. 12: Useful words
  13. 13: Index