## Everyday Number Stories |

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noon until midnight is hours . From midnight until noon is hours . KATE . . hours .

Frank . I get up at seven o'clock . It is hours until noon . I go to bed at eight o'clock

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**minute**hand of the clock has to go around times every day . Frank . Fromnoon until midnight is hours . From midnight until noon is hours . KATE . . hours .

Frank . I get up at seven o'clock . It is hours until noon . I go to bed at eight o'clock

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Frank and his cousin picked the cherries on one of Uncle Will's trees in 27

bank 1 quarter , 2 dimes , a nickel , and 3 cents . How much money has she ?

One of ...

Frank and his cousin picked the cherries on one of Uncle Will's trees in 27

**minutes**. How long would it have taken 1 boy to do it alone ? Kate has in herbank 1 quarter , 2 dimes , a nickel , and 3 cents . How much money has she ?

One of ...

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... into one bin , how much did he put into the other ? Frank and Kate counted the

little pigs . There were. Here are some number stories about Uncle Will's farm :

Frank . Do you know how many

... into one bin , how much did he put into the other ? Frank and Kate counted the

little pigs . There were. Here are some number stories about Uncle Will's farm :

Frank . Do you know how many

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There are 60

played ball last evening for ļ of an hour . That was

music lesson for of an hour . That was

There are 60

**minutes**in an hour . I can dress in 1 hour . That is**minutes**. Frank . Iplayed ball last evening for ļ of an hour . That was

**minutes**. Kate . I practised mymusic lesson for of an hour . That was

**minutes**. FRANK It will take the**minute**... Page 123

take it 20

. There are 12 five -

**minutes**to go from the Kate . It will take it figure 4 to the figure 8 . Frank . It willtake it 20

**minutes**to go from the figure 8 to the figure Í of an hour is**minutes**. Kate. There are 12 five -

**minute**spaces on the face of the clock .**minutes**are it of an ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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My 2nd grade daughter and I actually enjoy this book as much as we can possibly enjoy math. It is not her strong suit, so anything that helps is a good thing. The word problems are like little stories that are interesting. They help my daughter to see the application practically instead of just numbers on paper. It covers addition, subtraction, multiplication, time, measurement, and simple fractions. It is only 136 pages long so it moves rather fast, but in an understandable way. There are plenty of review problems that can be re-done if needed. We use this book orally and add an abacus when needed. Any thing would do: beans, bears, buttons, etc.

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Page 92 - If a rectangle is 10 inches long and 4 inches wide, how many square inches does it contain?

Page 84 - A cubic foot then equals how many.cubic inches? Draw a square yard on the floor. Divide it into square feet. How many cubic feet would it take to make a layer 1 foot high? How many cubic feet would you need to build up a cubic yard? We are now ready to put these facts in the more convenient form of a table. Table of Cubic Measure 1728 cubic inches (cu. in.) = 1 cubic foot (cu. ft.) 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard 128...

Page 92 - Draw a rectangle, 4 inches long and 3 inches wide. How many square inches does it contain ? 2.

Page 84 - Draw an oblong 9 feet long and 3 feet wide. Divide it into square feet. How many square feet does it contain ? How many square yards?

Page 88 - The rug in the dining room is 12 feet long and 8 feet wide. How many feet is it around it?

Page 78 - Kate is eight years old. Her mother is 4 times as old. How old is her mother?