THE THRILLS AND CHILLS OF AMUSEMENT PARKS.

TheThrillsAndChillsOfAmusementParks[Book: Jordan D. Brown and Mark Borgions – 2015 – 16x24cm – 52 Pages – Many colour illustrations]. Did you know that a roller coaster does not need an engine or power source of its own? Or that sugar has to be melted into a liquid to make cotton candy? Now you can become a Science of Fun Stuff Expert. Your friends will flip when you tell them what you’ve learned about the science of amusement parks! Chapter Points: The Science of “Ahhhhhhh!” (+‘The Forces Behind the Fun,’ ‘The Pulling Power of Gravity,’ ‘Laws That Coasters Obey’); The Science of “Whoooaa!”; The Science of “Yummmm!”; The Science of “Step Right Up!”; But Wait… There’s More! (+‘The History of Amusement Parks in America,’ ‘The Geography of Amusement Parks,’ ‘Amusement Parks By the Numbers,’ ‘Science of Amusement Parks Quiz’). ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Excellent / Recommended for children.