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9781578592197

The Handy Answer Book for Kids (and Parents)

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  • ISBN13:

    9781578592197

  • ISBN10:

    1578592194

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2009-10-01
  • Publisher: Visible Ink Press

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Summary

Kids ask the darndest things ... and here are the answers-all in one helpful book!

Author Biography

Gina Misiroglu is the author of several books, including The Handy Politics Answer Book and The Superhero Book. She lives in Los Angeles.

Table of Contents

Introductionp. ix
For More Informationp. 277
Indexp. 281
Outer Spacep. 1
Mysteries of the Universe
Planets and the Solar System
Our Sun and the Stars
Comets, Meterors, and Asteroids
Exploring Space
Planet Earth and Our Moonp. 21
The Blue Planet
The Moon
Up in the Sky
Clouds and Storms
Hot and Cold Days
Big Mountains, Deep Holes
Water, Water Everywhere
Volcanoes and Earthquakes
Going Green
Creatures Big and Smallp. 49
Dinosaurs and Ancient Life
Amazing Animals
Bug Zoo
Fish and Sea Creatures
Reptiles and Amphibians
Birds
Plant Lifep. 79
Plant Basics
Seeds and Growth
Fragrant Flowers, Beautiful Blooms
Poisonous, Meat-eating, and Other Extreme Plants
Ferns, Mosses, and Mushrooms
Trees
Plants that Help and Heal
People Around The Worldp. 105
Lots of People!
Languages and Cultures
City Life
Farm Life
Politics and Governmentp. 125
Countries
Wars
Governments
American Government
U.S. State Facts and Trivia
How Things Workp. 143
Nuts and Bolts
Buildings
Moving on the Ground
Flying High
The Water Highway
Communications and Electronic Devices
Pictures, Lights, and Lasers
Handy Things around the House
Math, Measurement, and Timep. 179
Numbers and Counting
Weights and Measures
Calendars and Telling Time
All About My Bodyp. 197
Bones and Joints
Muscle Power
My Building Blocks
Blood
Organs
Hair, Skin, and Nails
My Senses
Eating and Drinking
Sickness and health
Disabilities and Substance Abuse
Daily Lifep. 231
Home Life
Families
Pets
Going to School
Serving My Community
Internet Safety
Bicycle Tips
Other Safety Tips
Tough Questions: Divorce, Death, God
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