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The Resource Construction Q & A, Rennay Craats

Construction Q & A, Rennay Craats

Label
Construction Q & A
Title
Construction Q & A
Statement of responsibility
Rennay Craats
Title variation
  • Construction questions and answers
  • Construction questions & answers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Text and illustrations provide answers to questions about building and construction
Member of
Cataloging source
DB$
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Craats, Rennay
Dewey number
690
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
4-6
LC call number
TH149
LC item number
.C728 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Science discovery
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  • Structural engineering
  • Children's questions and answers
  • Building
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Construction Q & A, Rennay Craats
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published as Construction. New York : Weigl Publishers, 2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What is a structure? -- What are some of the first structures? -- How do builders plan a structure? -- Can you see a structure before it is built? -- How do builders choose a structure's style? -- When should old buildings be protected? -- How are old buildings cleared to build new ones? -- What machines are used to build structures? -- How is land prepared for building? -- What is treated lumber? -- How are cement and concrete used? -- What are simple machines? -- How do cranes lift so much weight? -- How are skyscrapers built? -- How do skyscrapers withstand forces? -- What do elevators do? -- How are bridges built? -- How are dams built? -- Who is Frank Gehry? -- How do buildings keep people safe? -- Construction careers -- Young scientists at work -- Take a construction test
Control code
ocn883185454
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781621274124
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012039656
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
Label
Construction Q & A, Rennay Craats
Publication
Note
Originally published as Construction. New York : Weigl Publishers, 2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What is a structure? -- What are some of the first structures? -- How do builders plan a structure? -- Can you see a structure before it is built? -- How do builders choose a structure's style? -- When should old buildings be protected? -- How are old buildings cleared to build new ones? -- What machines are used to build structures? -- How is land prepared for building? -- What is treated lumber? -- How are cement and concrete used? -- What are simple machines? -- How do cranes lift so much weight? -- How are skyscrapers built? -- How do skyscrapers withstand forces? -- What do elevators do? -- How are bridges built? -- How are dams built? -- Who is Frank Gehry? -- How do buildings keep people safe? -- Construction careers -- Young scientists at work -- Take a construction test
Control code
ocn883185454
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781621274124
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012039656
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map

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