WorldCat Identities

Shimek, William J.

Overview
Works: 7 works in 10 publications in 1 language and 1,238 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Conversion tables 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William J Shimek
The Celsius thermometer by William J Shimek( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the basic workings of the thermometer invented by Anders Celsius, which uses the 0-to-100 centigrade scale. Also discusses other thermometers
The metric system by William J Shimek( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the development of the metric system and explains its basis on the number ten, the prefixes used, and the relationship of the basic units for measuring length, weight, and volume
The liter by William J Shimek( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple introduction to the liter, the metrical unit of volume or capacity
The meter by William J Shimek( Book )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the way length, distance, width, and height are measured in meters
The gram by William J Shimek( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple introduction to the gram, the metrical unit of weight or mass
Patterns, what are they? by William J Shimek( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defines a pattern as a formula which consistently produces the same results each time it is followed, such as a recipe, blueprint, or music score. Concentrates on patterns in mathematics, particularly Fibonacci Numbers and Pascal's Triangle
Early metric book series by William J Shimek( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple introduction to the liter, the metrical unit of volume or capacity
 
Audience Level
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Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.15 for The metric ... to 0.43 for Early metr ...)

Early metric book series
Covers
Languages
English (10)