Library:ADCLP/Count on your fingers African style

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Count on your fingers African style / written by Claudia Zaslavsky ; illustrated by Wangachi Mutu.

Summary

Describes how finger counting is used for communication of price and quantity in an African market place.

Keywords

Africa, Counting, Ethnomathematics, Finger play, Number systems, Numeration, Social life and customs, Sub-Saharan

Reading Levels

[No age range specified] / [No grade range specified]

Publication History

  • New York : Writers and Readers, 1996. . ISBN 0863162401 (hardcover)