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Math Book for Girls : And Other Beings Who Count (Paperback) (Valerie Wyatt)
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This entertaining title in the Books for Girls series shows girls --- and boys, too --- that math is part of everyday life. They can try the math puzzles and activities to see for themselves how useful --- and how much fun --- math can be. They will also meet real women who use math in their jobs every day. Kids can learn why fractions are important when they bake a cake, develop spatial visualization skills by building a geodesic dome big enough to play in, use geometry to design unique wrapping paper, discover how grids simplify drawing pictures, and much more.
Shows through puzzles and activities, that math is a part of everyday life and introduces women who use math in their daily jobs.
Number of Pages: 64.0
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Mathematics / General
Publisher: Kids Can Pr
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Valerie Wyatt
Street Date: October 1, 2000
Item Number (DPCI): 248-17-6020