Spring 2023

Cadena de bloques y criptomoneda (Blockchain and Cryptocurrency)

From the Series Criptología (Cryptology) (Alternator Books ® en español)

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

La cadena de bloques es la poderosa tecnología detrás de las criptomonedas populares como Bitcoin. Descubre cómo las cadenas de bloques ayudaron a crear estas monedas digitales que no están controladas por bancos ni gobiernos. Luego, lee acerca de otros usos creativos de las cadenas de bloques y el papel que juega la criptología, la ciencia de la comunicación secreta, en el sistema. Incluso puedes probar tus propias habilidades criptológicas con una actividad práctica.

Blockchain is the powerful technology behind popular cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin. Find out how blockchain helped create these digital currencies that are not controlled by banks or governments. Then read other creative uses of blockchain and the role cryptology, the science of secret communication, plays in the system. You can even test your own cryptology skills with a hands-on activity.

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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Social Studies
Category 5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction, Spanish-Language, STEM, STEM: Technology
Copyright 2023
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand Alternator Books ® en español
Imprint ediciones Lerner
Language Spanish
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2023-01-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF010000, JNF051120, JNF012030
Dewey 332.4
Dimensions 7 x 9
Features Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Reviewed, Table of contents, and Websites

Author: Rachael L. Thomas

Rachael L. Thomas is an educational writer and digital media strategist. When she isn't working on new ideas to expand children's library shelves, you'll find her at Buffalo Wild Wings.

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