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Electrical Gadgets

By Ade Deane-Pratt

  • Paperback
  • £8.99

A cross-curricular series focusing on the mechanisms and science behind everyday objects, combined with activities and investigations.

Combining Science and Design and Technology, this title examines the technology of the electrical gadgets we use every day. A scientific explanation with the help of annotated diagrams and illustrations is followed by examples of gadgets that make use of the technology. Gadgets and technologies examined and explained include touch screens, remote controls, DVD players and photo copiers.

Biographical Notes

In her role as Research Development Manager for the research charity Deafness Research UK, Ade writes about research projects and new developments in science for a wide range of non-scientists, both adults and children. Among other publications, she is responsible for the scientific content on the charity`s website, which they are expanding to include interactive sections for children.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9780750271776
  • Publication date: 27 Feb 2013
  • Page count: 32
  • Imprint: Wayland
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