by Lisa J. Amstutz


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Introduces readers to the science that makes airplanes possible. Accessible text, helpful diagrams, and a “How Does It Work?” feature make this book an exciting introduction to understanding technology.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781635172980
Publisher: North Star Editions
Publication date: 08/01/2017
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 589,673
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range: 8 - 11 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Dreaming of Flight 5

Chapter 2 A Specialized Shape 11

Chapter 3 Taking Off 15

How it Works: Jet Engine 18

Chapter 4 In the Air 21

Chapter 5 The Future of Flight 27

Focus on Airplanes 30

Glossary 31

To Learn More 32

Index 32

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