The Science of a Bridge Collapse

Nikole Brooks Bethea (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781631377136

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This book discusses the science behind bridge collapses and their effects. The chapters examine historical bridge collapses, explain how bridges are designed and built, and show how scientists and engineers are working to prevent future collapses. Diagrams, charts, and photos provide opportunities to evaluate and understand the scientific concepts involved.

Reading Level
Lexile
870L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
T
ATOS
5.8
DRA
50
Categories
Genre
Science & Technology Transportation
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade
Subject
Science
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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