The science of a bridge collapse
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Published:
Ann Arbor, Michigan :, copyright2015.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
32 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 5.8 - AR Pts: 1
Lexile measure:
870L
Rating:
11-13.
Status:
Dupont Hadley Middle - Teen Non-Fiction
624.2 BET
Hill, H. G. Middle - Teen Non-Fiction
624.2 BET
Madison Middle - Teen Non-Fiction
624.2 BET
Description
This book discusses the science behind bridge collapses and their effects. The chapters examine historical bridge collapses, explain how bridges are designed and built, and show how scientists and engineers are working to prevent future collapses. Diagrams, charts, and photos provide opportunities to evaluate and understand the scientific concepts involved.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781631376238 (hardcover) :, 9781631376689 (paperback)
Reading Level:
MG
Level 5.8, 1 Points
Lexile measure:
870

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Citation/References
Junior Library Guild
Description
The environment is subjected to many natural and manmade disasters, from devastating hurricanes to explosive volcanoes to destructive oil spills. Look inside this book to learn about the science behind bridge collapses, including why it happens, what its effects are, and how scientists are working to predict or prevent it.
Target Audience
11-13.
Target Audience
6-8.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader,ARinterest,ARreading,ARpoints,ARtest
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A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG)
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APA Citation (style guide)

Bethea, N. B. (2015). The science of a bridge collapse. Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Bethea, Nikole Brooks. 2015. The Science of a Bridge Collapse. Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Bethea, Nikole Brooks, The Science of a Bridge Collapse. Ann Arbor, Michigan, 2015.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Bethea, Nikole Brooks. The Science of a Bridge Collapse. Ann Arbor, Michigan, 2015. Print.

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