6 edition of **57 Great Math Stories and the Problems They Present** found in the catalog.

- 356 Want to read
- 23 Currently reading

Published
**January 29, 1999**
by Instructional Fair
.

Written in English

- Mathematics,
- School & Education,
- Education / Teaching,
- Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
- Teaching Methods & Materials - Mathematics,
- Juvenile Nonfiction,
- Problem solving,
- Mathematics - General,
- Juvenile Nonfiction / Mathematics / General,
- Word problems (Mathematics),
- Education,
- Study and teaching,
- Study and teaching (Elementary)

The Physical Object | |
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Format | Paperback |

Number of Pages | 128 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL8688815M |

ISBN 10 | 1568226624 |

ISBN 10 | 9781568226620 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 43290923 |

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