Mr. Base Ten Invents Mathematics

Mr. Base Ten Invents Mathematics

Author: Bethanie H. Tucker, Ed.D.

ISBN: 978-1-938248-93-1

This intriguing story provides mental models that teach mathematical concepts at the foundational level. A glove maker who starts by sewing finger covers leads to his invention of place value, addition, subtraction, multiplication and regrouping. He marries Decimal Point, and their children are Fractions.