Gasoline

From the Set 21st Century Skills Library

Did you know that gasoline is made from petroleum that is extracted from deep inside Earth? And that the government of Saudi Arabia owns the world's largest petroleum corporation? Read this book to find out more about how petroleum is turned into gasoline and how that gasoline ends up in the tank of cars around the world.

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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 6
Dewey 665.5'3827--dc22
Lexile
ATOS Reading Level 6.0
Guided Reading Level
Language English
Publisher Cherry Lake Publishing
Available Formats Reinforced book (9781602791213), PDF (9781602793507), ePub (9781631379369), Hosted ebook (9781602793507H), Kindle (9781631372278)
Copyright 2008
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions 7.5 x 9.5
Graphics

Author: Kevin Cunningham

Kevin Cunningham is the author of several books, including biographies of Joseph Stalin and J. Edgar Hoover and a series on diseases in human history. He lives in Chicago.

  • The Gasoline Age
  • Drilling for Petroleum
  • Pipelines and Supertankers
  • The Refinery
  • Fill ‘er Up
  • Map
  • Glossary
  • For More Information
  • Index
  • About the Author