Children think of floating or buoyancy in several ways. The purpose of the story in this chapter is to motivate students to solve the mystery of why objects bob up and down in carbonated drinks.

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Inquiry Instructional Materials Physical Science Teaching Strategies


Type Book ChapterPub Date 3/12/2010Stock # PB220X3_19

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