Can You Count to a Googol?
You may be able to count all the way to one hundred, but have you ever counted to a googol? It's impossible! In this fun book of numbers, Robert E. Wells explores the wonderful world of zeros and tells how the googol came to be named.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser 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
This is a terrible "dumb down" book. It does not teach the basic premise of counting in upper numbers of 1,000 (mil) and then oddly skips from quin straight to Oct, then that's it.
If you are going to teach your kids how to count please teach them right. They can comprehend more then us at that age if u give the basic premise and rules and a lil history.