Fabulous fractions : games and activities that make math easy and fun / Lynette Long
Book | Wiley | 2001

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Description
vi, 122 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series
Magical math
Long, Lynette. Magical math.
Note
Includes index.
Contents
Magic of fraction -- Facts on fraction -- Half happenings -- Sandwich quarters -- Fraction stars -- Fraction strips -- Fraction match -- Lowest-terms picture -- Reduce it! The lineup -- Fraction war! Domino ESP -- Flip it! Cut up! Zero -- Adding and subtracting fractions -- Combination pizza -- Addition chip trading -- Pattern pictures -- Circles inside circles -- Subtraction chip trading -- Least common multiple tic-tac-toe -- Quick change -- Fraction roll -- Up-and-down dominoes -- Missing numbers -- Multiplying and dividing fractions -- Graph paper multiplication -- Splitting the deck -- Fraction sale! Mixed-number products -- Add things up -- Domino match -- Magic fraction squares -- Number line division -- Shoe box fractions -- Three-in-a-row bingo -- Fractions, Decimals, and more -- Order -- Dancing decimals -- Fraction jeopardy! Problem generator -- Crossword puzzle -- Challenging dot-to-dot -- Fraction words -- Fractions master certificate -- Index.
Summary
Don't Just Learn Fractions ...Master Them! Brimming with fun and educational games and activities, the Magical Math series provides everything you need to know to become a master of mathematics! In each of these books, Lynette Long uses her own unique style to help you truly understand mathematical concepts as you play with everyday objects such as playing cards, dice, coins, and paper and pencil. Inside Fabulous Fractions, you'll find out all about fractions, from what they look like to how to write them, to the relationship between fractions and decimals, and more. While playing exciting games like Super Domino ESP and Reduce It!, you'll learn about proper fractions and how to reduce them. And with games like Combination Pizza, Fraction Jeopardy!, and three-in-a-Row-Bingo, you'll learn to add, subtract, multiply, and divide fractions while you have fun! So why wait? Jump right in and find out how easy it is to become a mathematics master!
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ISBN
0471369810 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
9780471369813 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
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