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Let's Estimate

Let's Estimate

This introduction to mathematical estimating and rounding explains the difference between the two, their uses, and gives directions for estimating and rounding. Full color.

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ISBN 9780823440177
Barcode 9780823440177
Published 15 August 2018 by Misc - United Book Distributor
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Adler, David A.
Illustrated by Miller, Edward
Availability Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks

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ISBN-13 9780823440177
ISBN-10 0823440176
Stock Available
Status Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
Imprint Holiday House Inc
Publication Date 15 August 2018
International Publication Date 31 July 2018
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Adler, David A.
Illustrated by Miller, Edward
Category Not specified
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 210mm
Height: 255mm
Spine: 3mm
Weight 140g
Interest Age 6-9 years
Reading Age 6-10 years
Library of Congress Estimation theory - Juvenile literature, Rounding Numerical analysis - Juvenile literature
NBS Text Reference & Home Learning
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 519.544
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

How much pizza do you need for a dinosaur party? If you don't know exactly, you have to estimate! This lively introduction to the mathematical concept of estimation is straightforward and fun. With brilliant clarity, DAVID A. ADLER explains what an estimate is and the difference between estimating and rounding. EDWARD MILLER'S colorful and energetic artwork offers the perfect accompaniment to concise, engaging text. Filled with graspable examples and simple explanations, Let's Estimate will have kids estimating like pros!

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review What's not to like about this guide to estimating and rounding numbers? . . . Never condescending, this friendly guide should be a worthwhile addition to school and public library shelves. --Booklist the value--and enjoyment--of rounding and estimating courses through it. --Kirkus Reviews

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Author's Bio

DAVID A. ADLER is the best-selling author of many children's books, including Triangles, Circles, and many other math picture books. EDWARD MILLER is a former children's book art director. He illustrates a variety of products for kids in addition to books. He lives in New York City.

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