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Working with numbers in the news

Linda Bussell

Working with numbers in the news

by Linda Bussell

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Published by Weekly Reader in Pleasantville, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Statistics -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Linda Bussell.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesMath in our world. Level 3
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA276.13 .B87 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16680398M
    ISBN 109780836892840, 9780836893830
    LC Control Number2008011014

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