You Can Count on Monsters

The First 100 Numbers and Their Characters

by Richard Evan Schwartz

Paperback, 1 v. (unpaged), Taylor & Francis, List Price: $24.95 | purchase

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You Can Count on Monsters
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The First 100 Numbers and Their Characters
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Richard Evan Schwartz

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SUPERANNO This special counting book visually explores the concepts of factoring and the role of prime and composite numbers through the use of playful and colorful monsters that are designed to give children (and even older audiences) an intuitive understanding of the building blocks of numbers and the basics of multiplication. Original.

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Who says monsters have to be scary? Some can be very helpful with your math homework. The monster above is actually showing you how to find the prime factors of the number 14. Click here to see Schwartz's illustrations of the numbers 1 to 100, factored. Richard Evan Schwartz hide caption

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