Your Number's Up: Digits, Number Lines, Negative and Positive Numbers (Math Everywhere)

Your Number's Up: Digits, Number Lines, Negative and Positive Numbers (Math Everywhere)

by Rob Colson

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Overview

When did humans first start counting? How did the Romans do their sums? Is infinity really a number? Learn all about numbers, big and small, and how we use them to describe the world around us.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780531233221
Publisher: Scholastic, Inc.
Publication date: 09/01/2017
Series: Math Everywhere Series
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.20(w) x 9.70(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range: 10 - 13 Years

Table of Contents

How Do We Count? 4

Numbers That Come Naturally 6

A History of Nothing 8

Getting Negative 10

Powers 12

Making Bases 14

Big Numbers 16

Really Big Numbers 18

Really, Really Big Numbers 20

To Infinity 22

Strange Numbers 24

Your Body in Numbers 26

Quiz 28

Glossary 31

Index, Facts for Now, and Answers 32

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