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Princess had a problem. She wanted some food that was locked in a storeroom. Yet Princess didn't have a key. What could she do? Princess made her own key-out of a stick! Look inside to discover more about Princess and other orangutans that are smart enough to use sign language, make tools, hammer nails, saw wood, and even use plates and spoons to eat food.
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Overview

Princess had a problem. She wanted some food that was locked in a storeroom. Yet Princess didn't have a key. What could she do? Princess made her own key-out of a stick! Look inside to discover more about Princess and other orangutans that are smart enough to use sign language, make tools, hammer nails, saw wood, and even use plates and spoons to eat food.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781597165785
  • Publisher: Bearport Pub Co Inc
  • Publication date: 1/28/2008
  • Series: Smart Animals! Series
  • Format: Library Binding
  • Pages: 32
  • Age range: 8 - 12 Years
  • Lexile: IG740L (what's this?)
  • Product dimensions: 8.47 (w) x 10.23 (h) x 0.30 (d)

Table of Contents

A Clever Princess     4
Signs of Language     6
Using a Computer     8
Learning in the Wild     10
Sounding Off     12
Making Tools     14
Tools for Food     16
Group Learning     18
Acting Human     20
Brain Champs     22
Special Feelings     24
Protecting Orangutans     26
Just the Facts     28
More Smart Orangutans     29
Glossary     30
Bibliography     31
Read More     31
Learn More Online     31
Index     32
About the Author     32
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