Life of Fred: Fractions and Life of Fred: Decimals & Percents


     These two books are usually begun in about the fifth grade or later. 

     Even if you were to begin them in the seventh grade and had normal academic ability and drive, you would be into college calculus before the end of your high school years.  Click here to see a possible schedule for the Life of Fred books starting with Life of Fred: Fractions.

    Each of these books contain much more than their titles indicate.

    Life of Fred: Fractions contains more material than its title indicates.  In addition to fractions, it also explains:
       onomatopoetic words,
       Roman numerals,
       lines of symmetry,
       the commutative law,
       the definition of function,
       unit analysis,
       and Boyle's law of gases. 


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