The Resource Galaxies and the universe, (electronic reource)

Galaxies and the universe, (electronic reource)

Label
Galaxies and the universe
Title
Galaxies and the universe
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"An introduction to galaxies and the universe for primary and intermediate grade students, with information about their formation and features. Includes a list of highlights for each chapter, fun facts, glossary, resource list, and index"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
ICWB
Dewey number
523.1/12
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Intended audience
1010
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
QB857.3
LC item number
.G352 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Reading level
7.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
World Book, Inc
Series statement
Explore the solar system
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Galaxies
  • Astronomy
  • Solar system
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Galaxies and the universe, (electronic reource)
Link
http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/ebooks/mall/instt/catalog/urn:ISBN:978-0-7166-1895-9/detail.do?subacct=M5013
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is a galaxy? -- What are galaxies made of? -- Which galaxy are we in? -- What is the shape of the Milky Way? -- How big is the Milky Way? -- Where is the solar system in the Milky Way? -- How did the solar system form in the Milky Way? -- What other galaxies are near the Milky Way? -- How does the Milky Way travel through space? -- What is special about the Milky Way? -- How do galaxies form? -- What types of galaxies are there? -- Can galaxies run into each other? -- What is the universe? -- How old is the universe? -- How big is the universe? -- Is the universe changing? -- How do galaxies move as space expands? -- What was the big bang? -- Is the universe expanding faster than it used to? -- How have we learned so much about the universe? -- How do astronomers study the universe? -- What is dark matter? -- What are black holes? -- What are pulsars? -- What are star clusters? -- Could life exist elsewhere in the universe? -- How will the universe end?
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (64 pages)
Isbn
9780716618959
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
icwb2658
Label
Galaxies and the universe, (electronic reource)
Link
http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/ebooks/mall/instt/catalog/urn:ISBN:978-0-7166-1895-9/detail.do?subacct=M5013
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is a galaxy? -- What are galaxies made of? -- Which galaxy are we in? -- What is the shape of the Milky Way? -- How big is the Milky Way? -- Where is the solar system in the Milky Way? -- How did the solar system form in the Milky Way? -- What other galaxies are near the Milky Way? -- How does the Milky Way travel through space? -- What is special about the Milky Way? -- How do galaxies form? -- What types of galaxies are there? -- Can galaxies run into each other? -- What is the universe? -- How old is the universe? -- How big is the universe? -- Is the universe changing? -- How do galaxies move as space expands? -- What was the big bang? -- Is the universe expanding faster than it used to? -- How have we learned so much about the universe? -- How do astronomers study the universe? -- What is dark matter? -- What are black holes? -- What are pulsars? -- What are star clusters? -- Could life exist elsewhere in the universe? -- How will the universe end?
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (64 pages)
Isbn
9780716618959
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
icwb2658

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