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Ben Franklin and the magic squares

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Random House,
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A funny, entertaining introduction to Ben Franklin and his many inventions, including the story of how he created the "magic square." A magic square is a box of nine numbers arranged so that any line of three numbers adds up to the same number, including on the diagonal! Teachers and kids will love finding out about this popular teaching tool that is still used in elementary schools today!
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Full title ben franklin and the magic squares
Author murphy frank
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-04 22:59:08PM
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series Step Into Reading + Math Step 3
subject_facet Franklin, Benjamin, -- 1706-1790 -- Fiction, Mathematical recreations -- Fiction, Number games -- Fiction
title_display Ben Franklin and the magic squares
title_full Ben Franklin and the magic squares / by Frank Murphy ; illustrated by Richard Walz
title_short Ben Franklin and the magic squares
topic_facet Franklin, Benjamin, Mathematical recreations, Number games