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1474711456
Book:The science behind athletics; by Lisa J. Amstutz:2016 Book The science behind athletics; by Lisa J. Amstutz
The science behind athletics; by Lisa J. Amstutz
Author: Amstutz, Lisa J.
Year: 2016
Language: English
Type: Book
Class Number: 796.42
Publisher: Raintree, 2016
Physical or Electronic: Physical
ISBN: 9781474711456
Notes:
"Book band level: Red plus"--Back cover
Originally published: 2016
Behind every long stride, high-flying pole vault and perfectly controlled discus throw, science is at work. As a high jumper takes off, potential energy is converted into kinetic energy. A discus thrower builds up momentum while spinning. Find out how science is involved in Olympic track and field events and how athletes take science into account in their quest for the gold medal.
Series: Science of the Summer Olympics
Extent: 32 pages, illustrations (colour), 23 cm, pbk
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