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Title:
A look at the sun
Author:
Spangenburg, Ray, 1939-
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Publication Information:
New York : Franklin Watts, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
112 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
1180 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 8.8 3.0 67646.

Reading Counts RC 6-8 9 6 Quiz: 32111 Guided reading level: U.
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ISBN:
9780531117644
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

This Series meets National Curriculum Standards for: Science: Earth and Space Science History and Nature of Science Science and Technology Science in Personal and Social Perspectives Social Studies: Global Connections Individual, Groups, & Institutions Science, Technology, & Scoiety Time, Continuity, & Change


Author Notes

Ray Spangenburg is an author who specializes in writing about science and technology. As a journalist he has covered NASA and related science activities for many years.

(Bowker Author Biography)


Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Star of the Solar Systemp. 9
Chapter 2 Exploring the Sunp. 27
Chapter 3 The Magnificent Solar Showp. 41
Chapter 4 Nuclear Powerhousep. 58
Chapter 5 The Sun's Layersp. 69
Chapter 6 When the Sun Diesp. 85
Missions to the Sun: Vital Statisticsp. 89
Exploring the Sun: A Timelinep. 91
Glossaryp. 95
To Find Out Morep. 101
Indexp. 107

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