Motion in Sports

By David Wiseman
Picture Books

How does a gymnast stay balanced on a thin balance beam? Why doesn’t a surfer sink into the ocean while on a surfboard? How much force is behind a golfer’s swing? If you’ve ever asked questions like these, you’ll love Motion in Sports! In this book you’ll learn what terms like velocity, inertia, force, and friction mean and the important roles they play in many different sports. Along the way, discover tips that will help you enjoy your favorite sports even more.

(Reviewed by Jenny Phillips)

Genre Nonfiction
The Good and the Beautiful Library Yes
  • In The Good and the Beautiful Library
  • 3 Entertainment Value
  • 3 Moral Value
  • 5 Educational Value
  • 5 Literary Value
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