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Crackling chemistry

Crackling chemistry

Parker, Steve, 1952-

This series will satisfy the most enquiring young scientific minds. With a back-to-basics approach to the core topics, these books investigate science in a clear and concise way and explain how science is relevant to children's everyday world

Hardback, Book. English.
Published London: QED, 2011
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Statement of responsibility: Steve Parker
ISBN: 1848355599, 9781848355590
Intended audience: Key Stage 2. Juvenile.
Note: Includes index.
Physical Description: 32 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Series: Science crackers
Subject: Science, Maths and Technology.; Non-Fiction 7+.; Chemistry Juvenile literature.
Series Title: Science crackers.

Contents

  1. Not a lot of use!......................................................
  2. Natural or not?..........................................................6
  3. Hard and soft...............................................................
  4. STRONG AS... PAPER?...................................................10
  5. All mixed up..................................................................
  6. WHAT A MIX-UP!..........................................................
  7. freezing and melting..........................................16
  8. COLDER THAN ICE..........................................................18
  9. POWER OF ICE.................................................................
  10. Phew, boiling!..............................................................20
  11. Carry or not?............................................................
  12. CARRY THAT HEAT!.....................................................
  13. STOP THAT HEAT!..........................................................25
  14. Don't touch!..................................................................26
  15. Kitchen chemistry.................................................28
  16. ERUPTION!............................................................................30
  17. glossary.............................................................................31
  18. index and further information............32

Author note

STEVE PARKER is an author, editor and consultant specialising in information about the natural world, biology, technology and general sciences. After receiving a First Class Honours BSc in Zoology, Steve went on to work in house at various publishers including Dorling Kindersley and Haymarket. His backlist has grown to 300+ titles, with 150+ as editor or consultant. They vary from small, light-hearted “one-offs” to heavy-duty tomes, commissioned by a wide clients base including international publishers and co-edition specialists.