Auto Racing

Math at the Racetrack

Math in Sports
  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Discover how math applies to the auto racing world, from the distance around the track to the calculation of drivers' stats.

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978-1-62323-465-2
$38.95
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Category STEM
Copyright 2013
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2013-01-01
BISACS JNF054000, JNF035000
Dewey 796.72
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Lexile 830
Guided Reading Level S
ATOS Reading Level 4.5
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 156671
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Activities for further learning, Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Infographics, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources
  • Math at the Racetrack
  • The Basics
  • The Sport
  • Track Styles
  • Track Measurements
  • Man
  • The Racing Team
  • Mechanical Measures
  • Point Standings
  • Season Performance
  • Machine
  • The Extra Mile
  • Car Comparison
  • Through the Years
  • Winning the Race
  • Go Figure
  • Glossary
  • Learn More
  • Index
Author: Tom Robinson

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Math in Sports from School Library Journal on April 1, 2013

This series does an excellent job of using past and present sports figures to show how statistics can prove a player’s worth. Each book begins with a chapter on ‘The Basics,’ covering the area, perimeter, or length of court, rink, track, or playing field and other… View →