One Grain of Rice: A Mathematical Folktale

One Grain of Rice: A Mathematical Folktale

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Ages 6-10
Hardcover Picturebooks
Hardcover Books
ISBN 13: 978-0-59-093998-0
40 Pages
Dimensions: 10.3L x 10.3W x 0.4H inches
Weight (lbs): 1.06
English Language
Illustrator: Demi
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
Subject & Theme: Math
Genre: Fiction


In this Indian folktale, a clever girl, Rani, outsmarts a selfish raja who hoards all the village's rice for himself. When the raja wants to reward Rani for a good deed, she asks for one grain of rice, to be doubled each day for 30 days. Your child will marvel as she sees how the math works and Rani earns enough rice to feed the villagers for a very long time!

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