Exploring the Elements: Copper, 1st Edition

  • Clara MacCarald
  • Published By: Enslow Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1978504217
  • ISBN-13: 9781978504219
  • DDC: 546
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released September 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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Overview

Copper was one of the first metals humans learned to work with, and now it's an important component of electronic technology. This informative text explores the ins and outs of this versatile element. As well as wires, people use copper to make jewelry, cookware, and statues. The Statue of Liberty sports her iconic green color thanks to copper. The metal is even needed by the human body. Readers take a look and discover what their ancestors already knew thousands of years ago: copper is amazing.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: The History of Copper.
2: Elemental Copper.
3: How Copper Behaves.
4: Copper in Its Natural Habitat.
5: Copper Around You.
Glossary.
Further Reading.
Bibliography.
Index.