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Publisher Comments:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index.

Synopsis:

The mysteries of sneezes, sunburns, itches, and more are solved in this colorful series about the human body. Accessible questions introduce the reader to how the human body works, what can go wrong with it, and how it repairs itself.

Table of Contents

What do bones do? --Why do bones break? --Do bones bleed? --How fast do bones grow? --Why do my knees bend but not twist? --Why do my knuckles crack? --What do muscles do? --Which muscle is the largest? --Why do I get cramps?

Product Details

ISBN:
9781403404565
Publisher:
Heinemann Library
Location:
Chicago, Ill.
Author:
Royston, Angela
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Science
Subject:
Health - General
Subject:
Science & Technology - Anatomy & Physiology
Subject:
Skeleton
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Diet
Subject:
Musculoskeletal system
Subject:
Muscular system.
Subject:
Science & Nature - Anatomy & Physiology
Subject:
Childrens Science
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Body Matters
Series Volume:
01-57
Publication Date:
20030331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Primary
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
9.52x7.46x.17 in. .28 lbs.
Age Level:
08-10

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Why Do Bones Break?: And Other Questions about Bones and Muscles (Body Matters)
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Product details 32 pages Heinemann Library - English 9781403404565 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The mysteries of sneezes, sunburns, itches, and more are solved in this colorful series about the human body. Accessible questions introduce the reader to how the human body works, what can go wrong with it, and how it repairs itself.
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