Making a City Smart

Making a City Smart

by Bethany Onsgard

Hardcover

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Overview

Networks of sensors, devices, and technicians help make cities run more efficiently. Making a City Smart examines examples of how city planners have used these systems to change communities for the better. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781532114816
Publisher: ABDO Publishing Company
Publication date: 08/01/2018
Series: Inside Modern Cities
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 9.25(w) x 7.25(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range: 9 - 10 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 What Makes a City Smart? 4

Chapter 2 Smart Cities and Health 12

Chapter 3 Smart Cities and Safety 20

Chapter 4 Smart Transport 28

Chapter 5 The Future of Smart Cities 36

Fast Facts 42

Stop and Think 44

Glossary 46

Online Resources 47

Learn More 47

Index 48

About the Author 48

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