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The Resource Encyclopedia of physical science, Joe Rosen and Lisa Quinn Gothard

Encyclopedia of physical science, Joe Rosen and Lisa Quinn Gothard

Label
Encyclopedia of physical science
Title
Encyclopedia of physical science
Statement of responsibility
Joe Rosen and Lisa Quinn Gothard
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
500.203
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q121
LC item number
.R77 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
Series statement
Facts on File science library
Label
Encyclopedia of physical science, Joe Rosen and Lisa Quinn Gothard
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 733-736) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
V. 1: A-L. Entries categorized by National Science Education Standards for content (grades 9-12) -- V. 2. M-Z. Feature essays: The chemistry of forensic science -- Physics and chemistry in the hierarchical structure of science -- Unification: finding oneness in diversity -- Compact florescent lightbulbs -- uses of carbon dioxide: removal of harmful greenhouse gasses -- Silicone: a versatile polymer -- Laws: there is order in the world -- Pharmacogenetics: the future of drug design -- Beauty: only in the eye of the beholder? -- Radiation therapy: developments and discoveries -- Theories: not mere speculations! -- Physics and mathematics: a remarkable partnership -- Chronology -- Periodic table of the elements -- SI units and derived quantities -- Multipliers and dividers for use with SI Units -- Common ions -- Physical constants -- Astronomical data -- Abbreviations and symbols for physical units -- The Greek alphabet -- Some conversions within the metric system -- Common conversions from U.S. customary to metric unit values -- Temperature conversions
Control code
ocn244177294
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
2 volumes (xv, 748, 22 pages)
Isbn
9780816070114
Lccn
2008036444
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780816070114
Label
Encyclopedia of physical science, Joe Rosen and Lisa Quinn Gothard
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 733-736) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
V. 1: A-L. Entries categorized by National Science Education Standards for content (grades 9-12) -- V. 2. M-Z. Feature essays: The chemistry of forensic science -- Physics and chemistry in the hierarchical structure of science -- Unification: finding oneness in diversity -- Compact florescent lightbulbs -- uses of carbon dioxide: removal of harmful greenhouse gasses -- Silicone: a versatile polymer -- Laws: there is order in the world -- Pharmacogenetics: the future of drug design -- Beauty: only in the eye of the beholder? -- Radiation therapy: developments and discoveries -- Theories: not mere speculations! -- Physics and mathematics: a remarkable partnership -- Chronology -- Periodic table of the elements -- SI units and derived quantities -- Multipliers and dividers for use with SI Units -- Common ions -- Physical constants -- Astronomical data -- Abbreviations and symbols for physical units -- The Greek alphabet -- Some conversions within the metric system -- Common conversions from U.S. customary to metric unit values -- Temperature conversions
Control code
ocn244177294
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
2 volumes (xv, 748, 22 pages)
Isbn
9780816070114
Lccn
2008036444
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780816070114

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