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The science behind football, volleyball, cycling and other popular sports, by Stephanie Watson

Label
The science behind football, volleyball, cycling and other popular sports
Title
The science behind football, volleyball, cycling and other popular sports
Statement of responsibility
by Stephanie Watson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Behind every Summer Olympic scoring football kick, tennis-ball bounce and hard-hitting volleyball serve, science is at work. The type of kick used on a football affects its path. An equestrian leans forward during a jump to help the horse balance. Cyclists wear tight clothing to reduce drag. Find out how science is involved in several popular Summer Olympic events and how athletes take science into account in their quest for the gold medal
Member of
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Watson, Stephanie
Dewey number
  • 796
  • 796
  • 796
  • 796
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Key Stage 2
  • Key Stage 3
  • Juvenile
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
  • Science of the Summer Olympics
  • Edge books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sports
  • Sports sciences
  • Olympics
  • Non-Fiction 9+
  • Sport
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The science behind football, volleyball, cycling and other popular sports, by Stephanie Watson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: 2016
  • "Book band level: Red plus"--Back cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781474711470
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781474711470
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (colour)
Label
The science behind football, volleyball, cycling and other popular sports, by Stephanie Watson
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: 2016
  • "Book band level: Red plus"--Back cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781474711470
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781474711470
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (colour)

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