Can You Count to a Googol?

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Albert Whitman, Jan 1, 2000 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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Introduces the concepts of very large numbers, up to a googol, and multiples of ten.

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User Review  - Sandra_Loya - LibraryThing

This book shows how adding a zero to the end of a number makes it ten times bigger. It uses everyday things to try to explain how big numbers can get. It goes all the way to googol, which is a 1 with ... Read full review

Review: Can You Count to a Googol? (Wells of Knowledge Science)

User Review  - Shelli - Goodreads

An entertaining and educational book about very large numbers that make most people's brains hurt. How much is a googol? 10 to the 100th power! The illustrations were cute and helped to show just how many a billion and a trillion are, and what those numbers are most often used to represent. Read full review

About the author (2000)

Robert E. Wells is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Robert E. Wells include Polar Bear, Why Is Your World Melting?, The Christmas Song: Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire.nbsp;

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