|Format:||Print Book 2019|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
Organic doesn't only refer to fresh vegetables. In science, organic describes natural matter or compounds with a carbon base. Readers will learn all about the element of carbon, from its discovery to the role it plays in living things. They'll see real-life examples of how humans use carbon in various industries. A charming design with illustrations and photographs bring the lesson into detailed focus. Accessible text and a concluding quiz help readers engage with this important information, making this volume a valuable addition to any library and classroom.
ContentsElements all around us
Physical properties of carbon
Chemical properties of carbon
Where is carbon found?
Carbon in the body
Fueling the body
Carbon and plants
Coal, oil, and gas
The carbon cycle
Published ReviewsBooklist Review: "
|Series||Dickmann, Nancy. Elements of life.|
-- Juvenile literature.
Carbon -- Properties -- Juvenile literature.
Chemistry, Organic -- Juvenile literature.
Carbon -- Properties.
|Publisher|| New York, NY :2019
32 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.