Life of Fred Honey


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This book covers beginning mathematics including . . .

  • Commutative Law of Multiplication
  • Closed Under Addition
  • Quarter of an Hour
  • Cardinal Numbers
  • d = rt
  • One Trillion
  • Exponents
  • 1½ + 1½
  • Is This a Function?
  • Long Division
  • Fractions
  • Remainders
  • Dividing 56382 by 3
  • Changing 82614 feet into Yards
  • Three Reasons to Learn Long Division (Even Though Calculators Exist)
  • 36 Quarters Equals How Many Dollars?
  • The Fur Times Table
  • A Disadvantage to Being Married to a Calculator
  • The Guess-a-Function Game
  • Hexagons and Octagons
  • The Big Question in Arithmetic#8212;Do I Add, Subtract, Multiply, or Divide?
  • Division by Two-digit Numbers
  • 7xyz + 8xyz
  • Slope of a Line
  • and much more . . .

Unlike all other math programs, this one also teaches about:
• A Real Education Is Both Broad and Deep
• Thirty-six Shades of Blue
• Having a Job that Matters
• Developing Character
• Time Zones in the U.S.
• The Milky Way
• Protons in the Observable Universe
• Atoms
• Periodic Table of the Elements
• Varieties of Houses
• Bragging
• Mysteries in Life
• Hip Fractures
• Why English Teachers Have It Rougher Than Math Teachers
• What Happens When You Squeeze Your Toothpaste Tube Four Times Harder Than Normal
• Reading Graham Greene’s The Heart of the Matter in German
• A Balance in Life
• Four Answers to Where Honey Comes From
• Four Answers to Where Do Bees Live
• Why Bees Don’t Make Honeycombs in the Shape of Squares
• Smelting Iron Ore
• What You Add to Iron to Make Steel
• Buying Flash Cards vs. Making Them
• How Far the Netherlands Is from Holland
• Becoming an Apiarist
• Farther vs. Further
• Checklist for Starting a Business
• Penciling out a Proposed Business
• Why Not to Become a Typewriter Manufacturer
• The Drawbacks to Ignoring Reality
• Why Fred Can’t Get a Credit Card
• Looking Back at Mistakes We Have Made in Life
• The Past Tense of mimic
• What Magic Really Means

The answers are included in the textbook.