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Why Do Ships Float?Why Do Ships Float?
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Why Do Ships Float?

When you step into a full bathtub, you learn a lot about displacement of water. As your body sinks into the tub, the water moves out of the way. But water is also pushing up on you as you enter into it. … (See Below for Full Description)
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When you step into a full bathtub, you learn a lot about displacement of water. As your body sinks into the tub, the water moves out of the way. But water is also pushing up on you as you enter into it. Why Do Ships Float? reveals the science behind buoyancy and why objects float, even if they are large cruise or military vessels. Colorful photographs and illustrations will enthrall young readers on this voyage through science.

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ISBN-13 978-1-60413-466-7
ISBN-10 1604134666
eBook ISBN 978-1-4381-2810-8
Bundle Options Individual
Language English
Publisher Infobase Learning
From the Series Science in the Real World
Author Susan Markowitz Meredith; Science and Curriculum Consultant: Debra Voege, M.A., Science Curriculum Resource Teacher
Publication Date 9/1/2009
Book's Binding Hardcover
Imprint Clubhouse
Specifications Full-color photographs and illustrations. Glossary. Further reading. Index.
Available Formats Print & eBook

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