Fall 2020

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Vertical Drop

Gravity in Motion

From the Series Amusement Park Science

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Roller coasters with a vertical drop are stomach wrenching and not for the faint of heart. Study the science behind these rides, and discover how engineering and science make them work safely. Learn more about the specifics of gravity, including the effects of acceleration, weight, mass, G-forces, kinetic energy, and more.

All the topics are explained in bite-size, easy-to-understand nuggets. Photographs and clever illustrations throughout will draw readers into the science. Plus, a “That’s Incredible” fact on each spread helps keep them entertained.

Format Your Price
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Copyright 2020
Publisher Hungry Tomato Ltd.
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2020-08-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF051140, JNF051130
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 810
Guided Reading Level T