Hilary Koll and Steve Mills - A Maths Journey Around the Wonders of the World - Hachette Children's Group

A Maths Journey Around the Wonders of the World

By Hilary Koll and Steve Mills

  • Hardback
  • £12.99

An exciting adventure series, designed to get children back into maths!

Go on a real-life maths journey to practise the core topics of number, geometry, statistics, ratio & proportion, algebra and measurement. Through data visualisation methods, including colourful diagrams, pictograms, illustrations, photographs and infographics, Go Figure! brings maths into the real world in an innovative, exciting and engaging visual way. It makes even the trickiest problem easier to understand and builds valuable confidence in maths!

Find out how the maths you learn at school can help you go on an adventure exploring the seven wonders of the world!

Maths challenges encourage you to use real data and fascinating facts to solve mathematical problems that will help you on your travels!

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9780750297875
  • Publication date: 11 Feb 2016
  • Page count: 32
  • Imprint: Wayland
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