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Ben Franklin and the Magic Squares - (Step Into Reading) by Frank Murphy (Paperback)

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Highlights

  • A funny, entertaining introduction to Ben Franklin and his many inventions, including the story of how he created the magic square.
  • 5-8 Years
  • 9.0" x 6.06" Paperback
  • 48 Pages
  • Juvenile Fiction, Historical
  • Series Name: Step Into Reading

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About the Book



This funny introduction to Ben Franklin and his inventions includes the story of how he created the "magic square"--a box of nine numbers arranged so that any line of three numbers adds up to the same number, including on the diagonal. Illustrations.



Book Synopsis



A funny, entertaining introduction to Ben Franklin and his many inventions, including the story of how he created the magic square. A magic square is a box of nine numbers arranged so that any line of three numbers adds up to the same number, including on the diagonal! Teachers and kids will love finding out about this popular teaching tool that is still used in elementary schools today!



About the Author



Frank Murphy has taught a wide variety of grades at the elementary and middle school level. A popular speaker, Murphy is the author of many fun historical fiction books for young readers. He lives in Holland, PA.

Richard Walz is the illustrator of many humorous historical Step into Reading books. He lives in Northampton, Massachusetts.

Dimensions (Overall): 9.0 Inches (H) x 6.06 Inches (W) x .14 Inches (D)
Weight: .23 Pounds
Suggested Age: 5-8 Years
Number of Pages: 48
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Historical
Series Title: Step Into Reading
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
Theme: Colonial & Revolutionary Periods, United States
Format: Paperback
Author: Frank Murphy
Language: English
Street Date: February 27, 2001
TCIN: 14644980
UPC: 9780375806216
Item Number (DPCI): 247-08-1890
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported
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Estimated ship dimensions: 0.14 inches length x 6.06 inches width x 9 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 0.23 pounds
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