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The nervous system
The nervous system
Rose, Simon, 1961-2015
Books
"Did you know that about 20 percent of the body's energy is used by the brain? The average adult brain weighs 3 pounds (1.5 kilograms). Discover more fascinating facts in How the Human Body Works - The Nervous System. This series guides readers through the fascinating inner workings of the human body. The human body contains several complex systems that work closely together to support life and allow the body to function properly. Each book explores the characteristics and interactions of these systems, their makeup, and their importance"--
Main title:
The nervous system / by Simon Rose.
Imprint:
New York : AV2 by Weigl, 2015
Collation:
32 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 26 cm.
Notes:
Includes index and glossary.AV2 media enhanced books can be linked online to audio, video, weblinks, slide shows, activities, quizzes and much more using the book code printed on page 2.
Contents:
How does it work? -- The brain -- The spinal cord -- The upper body -- Arms, legs, hands and feet -- Keeping healthy -- Studying the nervous system -- Working together -- Careers.
ISBN:
97814896117419781489611758
Dewey class:
612.8
Language:
English
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