Place Value

Place Value

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Baker & Taylor
Needing to recalculate the measurements of various ingredients when they decide to bake the world's biggest banana cupcake, a whimsical barrel of monkeys struggle to keep their numbers straight, in a mathematical tale that combines humorous art, easy-to-follow charts and clear explanations.

Holiday House
You had better not monkey around when it comes to place value. The monkeys in this book can tell you why! As they bake the biggest banana cupcake ever, they need to get the amounts in the recipe correct. There’s a big difference between 216 eggs and 621 eggs. Place value is the key to keeping the numbers straight. Using humorous art, easy-to-follow charts and clear explanations, this book presents the basic facts about place value while inserting some amusing monkey business.

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"The mathematical concept of place value is explained using a place value chart, descriptions of how money is notated, and humorous examples from a recipe that a group of monkeys is using to make a colossal banana cupcake."--
Explains the mathematical concept of place value using a place value chart, descriptions of how money is notated, and humorous examples from a recipe that a group of monkeys is using to make a colossal banana cupcake.

Publisher: New York : Holiday House, c2016
ISBN: 9780823435500
Branch Call Number: J 513.21 ADL
Characteristics: 29 p. :,col. ill., col. maps ;,24 cm.
Additional Contributors: Miller, Edward 1964-- Illustrator

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