The Resource How much is a million?, GPN/Nebraska ETV Network and WNED-TV Buffalo, (videorecording)

How much is a million?, GPN/Nebraska ETV Network and WNED-TV Buffalo, (videorecording)

Label
How much is a million?
Title
How much is a million?
Statement of responsibility
GPN/Nebraska ETV Network and WNED-TV Buffalo
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A mathematical magician helps readers conceptualize a million, a billion, and a trillion. Other segments include: Really big numbers: LeVar explores ways of counting large numbers as he talks to people who share grouping and estimating techniques ; How crayons are made: a visit to the Crayola Crayon Factory shows how crayons are made and talk about the large number of crayons they handle in their jobs ; Football estimation: a visit to Giants Stadium shows how vendors and stadium employees use estimation to prepare for game day
Member of
Cataloging source
VPL
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Reading rainbow (Television program)
PerformerNote
Hosted by LeVar Burton ; book read by Nick Sullivan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burton, LeVar
  • Schwartz, David M
  • Wiseman, Ed
  • Jacobs, Tony
  • Shapiro, Barry
  • WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
  • Great Plains National (Firm)
Runtime
30
Series statement
Reading rainbow
Series volume
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Million (The number)
  • Billion (The number)
  • Trillion (The number)
  • Number concept
  • Estimation theory
  • Crayons
  • Children
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
live action
Label
How much is a million?, GPN/Nebraska ETV Network and WNED-TV Buffalo, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book: "How much is a million?" by David M. Schwartz
  • Includes short reviews by children of the following books: "One hundred hungry ants" by Elinor J. Pinczes ; "Only one" by Marc Harshman ; "How many stars in the sky?" by Lenny Hort
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Feature book: How much is a million? -- Really big numbers -- How crayons are made -- Football estimation -- Book reviews
Control code
ocm54107187
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (30 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
126.120D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 723671
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
How much is a million?, GPN/Nebraska ETV Network and WNED-TV Buffalo, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book: "How much is a million?" by David M. Schwartz
  • Includes short reviews by children of the following books: "One hundred hungry ants" by Elinor J. Pinczes ; "Only one" by Marc Harshman ; "How many stars in the sky?" by Lenny Hort
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Feature book: How much is a million? -- Really big numbers -- How crayons are made -- Football estimation -- Book reviews
Control code
ocm54107187
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (30 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
126.120D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 723671
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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