product description page

Why Is Milk White? (Paperback)

Why Is Milk White? (Paperback) - image 1 of 1
$14.95

about this item

Covering a wide variety of everyday chemistry concepts from the very simple to the more complex, this question-and-answer primer provides straightforward, easy-to-understand explanations for inquisitive young scientists? questions. A dozen unique experiments to try at home?from lifting latent fingerprints from a ?crime scene? using super glue (for smooth surfaces) or iodine (for paper) to hollowing out the zinc interior of a penny using muriatic acid?are interspersed with the answers to such questions as What makes soda so fizzy? and Why do you get cavities when you eat too much sugar? From separating food coloring into its component dyes to using easy-to-find chemicals to create ?slime,? Silly Putty, or bouncing balls, this handy guide is the ideal resource for the budding chemist.

Number of Pages: 259.0
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Science + Nature / Chemistry, Curiosities + Wonders, Science + Nature / Experiments + Projects
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Chicago Review Pr
Age Range: 9-12 years
Language: English
Street Date: January 1, 2013
TCIN: 14410320
UPC: 9781613744529
Item Number (DPCI): 248-82-0037

guest reviews

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.