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Toilet: how it works

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Everyone knows what a toilet is for, right? But what exactly happens after you flush? Where does our waste go, and how is it made safe? With his unique blend of informative text and illustration, David Macaulay takes readers on a tour of the bathroom and the sewer system, from the familiar family toilet to the mysterious municipal water treatment plant.
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Reading Level:
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Level 4, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 740L
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Grouping Title toilet how it works
Grouping Author macaulay david
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Last Grouping Update 2019-12-10 23:20:45PM
Last Indexed 2019-12-14 01:25:51AM

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display_description Explains how toilets and sewage systems function and take readers on a behind-the-scenes tour of sewers and water treatment plants. Explains the importance of these locations and how they contribute to everyday life.
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