The Science of an Oil Spill

 
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Summary

This book discusses the science behind oil spills and their effects. The chapters examine history's worst oil spills, explain how oil spills happen, and show how scientists are developing safer ways to collect and transport oil. Diagrams, charts, and photos provide opportunities to evaluate and understand the scientific concepts involved.

Specifications

  • Level: Grade 4 - Grade 8
  • Dewey: 363.738/2
  • Graphics: Full-color photographs
  • Reinforced book (9781631376306): 7.5 x 9.5, 32 pages, © 2015
  • Paperback (9781631376757): 7.5 x 9.5, 32 pages, © 2015
  • PDF (9781631377204): 7.5 x 9.5, 32 pages, © 2015
  • Hosted ebook (9781631377655): 7.5 x 9.5, 32 pages, © 2015
  • Series: 21st Century Skills Library
  • Subseries: Disaster Science

Leveling

  • Lexile® Measure: 960
  • Guided Reading Level: U

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Author: Andrea Wang

 

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