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Leonard Strachan always knew he wanted to be an stronomer. "The funny thins is: I thought I'd be nighttime astronomer with a telescope. I go up on a mountain and study the stars at night."
In this book you get to learn about the earth, moon, sun, the solar system, stars, galaxies, and the universe.
The ancient Egyptians were among the first people to study the stars. The study of the moon, stars and other objects in space is called astronomy. Ancient astronomers also studied the movements of the sun and the moon as they appeared to travel across the sky. It seemed to them as though Earth were standing still and the sun and moon were moving. Actually, the sun and moon seem to move across the sky each day mainly because Earth is rotating on its axis.
Ancient astronomers studied the movements of the sun and the moon as they appeared to travel across the sky. It seemed to them as though Earth was standing still and the sun and moon were moving. Actually, the sun and moon seem to move across the sky each day because Earth is rotating on its axis. Earth also moves around the sun. Earth moves through space in two major ways: rotation and revolution.
This is a children's textbook on cells and heredity. It covers cell composition, structure and functions. In addition it explains genetics and heredity. The student is also provided with lab practical and field tests for better understanding.
A majestic oak tree shades you on a sunny day at the park. A lumbering rhinoceros wanders over to look at you at the zoo. After a rain storm, mushroom sprout in the damp woods. What do think an oak tree, a rhinoceros, and a mushroom have in common? You might say that they are all living things. What makes these living things--and all other living things--alike? If you say they are made of cell, you are correct.
This is a science book designed for middle graders. It covers cell and heredity science, technology, lab practical and skills.
This book of Prentice Hall Science Explorer specializing on Cells and Heredity contains chapters on Cell Structure and Function, Cell Processes and Energy, Genetics: The Science of Heredity, Modern Genetics, and Changes Over Time.
Assists the student learn about cells and heredity through summaries, study worksheets, note-taking skills and graphic organizers.
Chemistry text book for college students.
The contents of this book are: Introduction to Matter; Solids, Liquids, and Gases; Elements and the Periodic Table; Exploring Materials.
This book contains chapters on Introduction to Matter, Solids, Liquids, and Gases, Elements and the Periodic Table and Exploring Materials. Interdisciplinary Exploration Gold--The Noble Metal, Reference Section, Skills Handbook and Activities and Labs are additional features.
A chemistry environment textbook that includes Solids, Liquids, and Gases, Elements and the Periodic Table, Exploring Materials, Reference Section, Activities, Labs, etc.
This book contains chapters on Atoms and Bonding, Chemical Reactions, Acids, Bases, and Solutions and Carbon Chemistry. Reference Section, Skills Handbook, Activities and Lab Zone are additional features of this book.
Science textbook for middle-schoolers focusing on chemistry.
Science textbook on chemical interactions.
Prentice Hall Science Explorer: Earth Science contains unit lessons on Exploring Planet Earth, Earth's Changing Surface, Earth's Waters, Weather and Climate, and Astronomy.
Earth science is the term for this knowledge about Earth and its place in the universe. Earth scientists use several big ideas to guide their work: the structure of the Earth system, Earth's history, and Earth in the solar system.
How do scientists study something as large as the solar system or as tiny as an atom? One tool they use is a model. Models help scientists picture things that are difficult to see or understand. In this chapter project, you will create a three-dimensional model of a building or a room.
The textbook contains unit lessons on: Exploring Planet Earth, Inside Earth, Earth's Changing Surface, Earth's Waters, Weather and Climate, and Astronomy and includes Reference Section, Skills Handbook, etc.
In this 8th grade science text, covering the following four chapters: Mapping Earth's Surface, Weathering and Soil Formation, Erosion and Deposition and finally, A trip Through Geologic Time. Very concise, well written and designed for students to not become overwhelmed by the information.
This book contains chapters on Mapping Earth's Surface, Weathering and Soil Formation, Erosion and Deposition and A Trip Through Geologic Time.
This textbook contains chapters on Mapping Earth's Surface, Weathering and Soil Formation, Erosion and Deposition, A Trip Through Geologic Time. Interdisciplinary Exploration and Reference Section are additional features.
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