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.
It may be hard to believe in a world full of automobiles, but bicycles are still a favorite means of transportation for many people around the world. This book introduces readers to the history of bicycles and the economics of manufacturing them.
Learn about the history of DVDs and how and where they are manufactured.
Find out how and where computers are manufactured and the journey they take before they end up in homes, schools and offices.
This book takes a product students are interested in, GPS, and provides them with details on how the product is created in the global market place of the 21st century.
Learn more about the Interactive WhiteBoards, how they are made and how they end up in schools and offices around the world.
You may have traveled thousands of miles in your family's car. Did you know that some parts of that car might have traveled halfway around the world before the car ended up in your family's garage? Look inside to find out more about how cars are manufactured by companies in many different countries.