Hybrid on high

By Sky High

Intro

Do you want to live in a hot environment? If you don’t jump out of that gasoline car and get in a HYBRID!

What is a Hybrid Car?

This paragraph is about what the word “hybrid” means.  According to Julia Layton, the word hybrid means two of anything.  So, something that has TWO power sources is a hybrid.  That's why we call cars that use gas and electricity hybrids.  I think a hybrid is cool because they get better and faster faster

 

This paragraph is about some examples of hybrids, which are NOT cars.  According to Julia Layton, some examples of non-car hybrids are trains, buses, and submarines.  The trains and the buses use diesel fuel and electricity.  The submarines use nuclear power and electricity. [Add Flavor].

 

This paragraph is about what a hybrid car is.  According to Toyota.com, a hybrid car has two sources of power.  First, it has a gasoline engine.  Second, it has an electric motor. [Add Flavor].

 

 

This paragraph is about how much less pollution a hybrid car makes than a regular car.  According to Toyota.com, A hybrid makes less than half of the pollution than a normal car.  These dangerous emissions are called CO2. [Add Flavor].

Bibliography

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Bibliography

Source:

http://www.howstuffworks.com/hybrid-car.htm

Author:

Karim Nice and Julia Layton

Title:

How Hybrid Cars Work

Date of retrieval:

May 7, 2010

Brief Summary:

This website tells all about how hybrid cars work.  It has a great video and pictures that describe it very well.  There's lots of advertisements though.

 

 

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Bibliography

Source:

http://teachingtools.nridge.net/Research/AdFreeWelchMade/HybridsHybrids/Copy of PriusKids.html

Author:

Toyota

Title:

Toyota Chilldren's Website

Date of retrieval:

May 7, 2010

Brief Summary:

It teaches about hybrids