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Why Do Volcanoes Blow Their Tops? (Scholastic Question & Answer)

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Publisher Comments:

From simple questions like "Where are volcanoes found?" to more complex ones like "What makes a volcano erupt?," this book delivers the answers kids want.

Whether children hear about volcanoes and earthquakes on television, learn about them at school, or live in vulnerable areas, they are amazed by and afraid of volcanoes and earthquakes. Kids want to know more about them, both to satisfy their curiosity and to ease their fears. This book explains everything about these natural disasters, from what happens just before a quake or eruption to how natural disasters help renew nature's landscape.

Synopsis:

This book explains all the essential facts about volcanoes and earthquakes. Kids will be amazed to read about these fierce and fascinating natural disasters. They'll learn that volcanic temperatures can reach 1,600 degrees Fahrenheit and that 6,780 earthquakes hit Japan in one day!

About the Author

Melvin and Gilda Berger are the authors of more than two hundred books for children. Their books have recieved awards from the National Science Teachers Association, the Library of Congress, and the New York Public Library. The Bergers live in New York.

Melvin and Gilda Berger are the authors of more than two hundred books for children. Their books have recieved awards from the National Science Teachers Association, the Library of Congress, and the New York Public Library. The Bergers live in New York.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780439148788
ill.:
Higgins Bond, Barbara
Author:
Bond, Barbara H.
Illustrator:
Higgins Bond, Barbara
Author:
Berger, Melvin
Author:
Bond, Barbara Higgins
Author:
Higgins Bond, Barbara
Author:
Berger, Gilda
Publisher:
Scholastic Reference
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Questions and answers
Subject:
Volcanoes
Subject:
Science & Technology - General
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Science
Subject:
Earthquakes
Subject:
Nature - Earthquakes & Volcanoes
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Scholastic Question and Answer
Series Volume:
[10]
Publication Date:
20001101
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from P up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
, Yes
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
8 x 10 in
Age Level:
04-08

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"Synopsis" by , This book explains all the essential facts about volcanoes and earthquakes. Kids will be amazed to read about these fierce and fascinating natural disasters. They'll learn that volcanic temperatures can reach 1,600 degrees Fahrenheit and that 6,780 earthquakes hit Japan in one day!
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