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What's the point of math?

Author: Ben Ffrancon Davis; Junaid Mubeen; Clarisse Hassan
Publisher: New York, NY : DK Publishing, 2020.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : First American editionView all editions and formats
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Provides an introduction to mathematics and its uses, discussing numbers and counting, shapes and measurements, patterns and sequences, data and statistics, and probability and logic.
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Genre/Form: History
Illustrated works
Instructional and educational works
Juvenile works
Juvenile Literature
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Ffrancon Davis; Junaid Mubeen; Clarisse Hassan
ISBN: 9781465481733 1465481737
OCLC Number: 1137041486
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 127 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: What's the point of numbers and counting? --
What's the point of shapes and measuring? --
What's the point of patterns and sequences? --
What's the point of data and statistics? --
What's the point of probability and logic?
Other Titles: What is the point of math?
Responsibility: [writers, Ben Ffrancon Davis, Junaid Mubeen ; illustrator, Clarisse Hassan].

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Provides an introduction to mathematics and its uses, discussing numbers and counting, shapes and measurements, patterns and sequences, data and statistics, and probability and logic.

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