Life Of Fred Mineshaft, Stanley F Schmidt PhD, Hardcover, 128 Pages, Grades 4-5

was: $19.00 now: $15.20 20% Off Select Homeschool Sale
  • Brand: Z Twist Books

SKU: 3004967

Featuring humor, easy-to-understand explanations, and silly illustrations, Life of Fred is guaranteed to make your math studies come alive! Each text is written as a novel, including a hilarious story line based on the life of Fred Gauss. As Fred encounters the need for math during his daily exploits, he learns the methods necessary to solve his predicaments – plus loads of other interesting facts! Filled with plenty of solved examples, each book is self-teaching and reusable – perfect for families full of learners.

Introduce your students to Fred today and see how his fun, lighthearted approach to learning is revolutionizing mathematics!

Life of Fred: Mineshaft covers the following concepts:

  • Milligrams and Pounds
  • Rounding Numbers
  • A Trillion Pounds of Rice to Cuba
  • The Number of Stars in a Typical Galaxy
  • Three-eights of 19,416
  • Is a Quart less than (<) a Duck?
  • What to Do with Eleven Hours of Free Time Each Day
  • Six Is What Fraction of 24?
  • Post Meridiem
  • Exponents
  • Extending the Domain of a Function
  • What Piece of Leather Made Feudalism Possible
  • Perpendicular Lines
  • Diminutives
  • Silent Letters
  • Rhombus
  • Can a Four-sided Figure Have Exactly Three Right Angles?
  • Cardinality of Sets
  • Sectors
  • Most Horses Achieve Few Outstanding Things in Life
  • The Reason to Learn the Greek Alphabet
  • Square Knots
  • Inverse Operations
  • How Concrete Is Different than Cement
  • Prolix vs. Laconic
  • Freedom vs. Liberty
  • The Largest Cardinal Number Isn’t Six
  • Ounces, Gills, and Pints
  • Italicizing Book Titles
  • 30% of 270
  • Division by 100
  • Broiling vs. Pan Frying
  • Freud, Skinner, and Maslow
  • The Four Types of Sentences
  • Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs
  • Pangolins
  • Mammals
  • Subtracting 3 oz. From 4 lbs. 2 oz.
  • Subtracting 7 Minutes 25 Seconds from 20 Minutes 10 Seconds
  • Subtracting 2 Gallons 1 Quart from 4 Gallons
  • Chords of a Circle
  • Three Definitions of Diameter
  • Steak for One-year-olds
  • Subtracting 40 Feet from 9 Miles
  • Fahrenheit to Celsius Conversions
  • Questions People Have at Different Stages in Life
  • Why You Won’t Bump into Moby Dick in Kansas
  • Does x < y Imply y > x?
  • Converting 39 Inches into Feet
  • Indications Your Daughter Will Become an English Major
  • Finding the Sale Price after Taking 40% Off
  • The Image of an Element in the Domain of a Function
  • 63ºF = 17 2/9ºC.
  • Binding Type


    Be the first to write a review.

    Rate this product

    50 characters maximum 50 characters remaining

    255 characters maximum 255 characters remaining

    25 characters maximum 25 characters remaining

    Review writing tips

    Help other shoppers make informed decisions by reviewing your purchase.

    • We'd love to know:
    • Whether you liked or disliked the product.
    • Which specific features you liked or disliked, and why.
    • Please do not include:
    • Profanity or obscenities.
    • Advertisements.
    • Links to other websites.

    For questions or concerns regarding recent orders or product availability, please contact us.