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Gravity, And How It Works (Scientific American)

by Peter Jedicke

  • 237 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Chelsea House Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Physics,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Science & Nature - General,
  • Science & Nature - Physics,
  • Gravity,
  • Juvenile literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11149361M
    ISBN 100791090515
    ISBN 109780791090510

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Gravity, And How It Works (Scientific American) by Peter Jedicke Download PDF EPUB FB2

You see gravity at work any time you drop a book, step on a scale or toss a ball up into the air. It's such a constant presence in our lives, we seldom marvel at the mystery of it -- but even with several well-received theories out there attempting to explain why a book falls to the ground (and at the same rate as a pebble or a couch, at that Author: Julia Layton.

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NOTES. The works of Isaac Newton and Albert Einstein dominate the development of gravitational theory. Newton’s classical theory of gravitational force held sway from his Principia, published inuntil Einstein’s work in the early 20th century. Newton’s theory is sufficient even today for all but the most precise applications.

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Through bright and colorful comic-book-style pages, kids can explore such concepts as mass, weight, and friction. They will have fun learning about the ocean’s tides and the formation of. Gravity has a classical description called general theory of relativity (GTR), and it adequately describes the "force" of gravity as a consequence of space-time geometry.

However, a curved space around the gravitational body is an approximate description to a more precise quantum theory of gravity that will eventually replace GTR as it can be. Gravity, and How It Works (Book): Jedicke, Peter.

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