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Long, Lynette

Overview
Works: 45 works in 151 publications in 2 languages and 14,175 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Abstracts 
Roles: Author, Composer
Classifications: QA115, 513.211
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lynette Long
Painless algebra by Lynette Long( Book )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 1,629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For students who are intimidated by all forms of math, here is a set of easy steps that lead to an understanding of elementary algebra. The author defines all terms, points out potential pitfalls in algebraic calculation, and makes problem solving a fun activity. New in this edition are painless approaches to understanding and graphing linear equations, solving systems of linear inequalities, and graphing quadratic equations. Barron's popular Painless Series of study guides for middle school and high school students offer a lighthearted, often humorous approach to their subjects, transforming details that might once have seemed boring or difficult into a series of interesting and mentally challenging ideas. Most titles in the series feature many fun-to-solve "Brain Tickler" problems with answers at the end of each chapter
Domino addition by Lynette Long( Book )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains basic addition through the use of dominoes
The handbook for latchkey children and their parents by Lynette Long( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide offering parents and their children solutions for reducing problems and anxieties
Painless geometry by Lynette Long( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to understanding geometry that explains how to find relationships between parallel and perpendicular lines, understand the characteristics of shapes, and solve complex problems
Fabulous fractions : games and activities that make math easy and fun by Lynette Long( Book )

6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don't Just Learn Fractions ... Master Them! Brimming with fun and educational games and activities, the Magical Math series provides everything you need to know to become a master of mathematics! In each of these books, Lynette Long uses her own unique style to help you truly understand mathematical concepts as you play with everyday objects such as playing cards, dice, coins, and paper and pencil. Inside Fabulous Fractions, you'll find out all about fractions, from what they look like to how to write them, to the relationship between fractions and decimals, and more. While playing exciting games like Super Domino ESP and Reduce It!, you'll learn about proper fractions and how to reduce them. And with games like Combination Pizza, Fraction Jeopardy!, and three-in-a-Row-Bingo, you'll learn to add, subtract, multiply, and divide fractions while you have fun! So why wait? Jump right in and find out how easy it is to become a mathematics master!
Dazzling division : games and activities that make math easy and fun by Lynette Long( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a series of activities, arranged in order of difficulty that teaches the operation of division. A large format book which explains division and outlines many activities that explore this concept. Don't just learn division, master it. Brimming with fun and educational games and activities, the Magical Math series provides everything you need to know to become a master of mathematics. In each of these books, Lynette Long uses her own unique style to help you truly understand mathematical concepts as you play with everyday objects such as playing cards, dice, coins, paper, and pencil. Inside Dazzling Division, you'll learn the basics of division and then quickly begin to solve division problems. You'll find out what divisors, dividends, and quotients are and how to look at division as simply putting items into groups. Once you've grasped these basics, you'll practice your skills with such fun games and activities as division tic-tac-toe, off to the races, and three-in-a-row bingo. Finally, you can move on to become truly dazzling at division by mastering the mysteries of remainders, prime numbers, and long division while playing Prime Mania and Shout It Out, so why wait? Jump right in and find out how easy it is to become a mathematics master. This is one in a series of books for teachers, parents, and students
Dealing with addition by Lynette Long( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how playing cards can be used to teach addition
Marvelous multiplication : games and activities that make math easy and fun by Lynette Long( Book )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a series of activities, arranged in order of difficulty, that teach the operation of multiplication
Measurement mania : games and activities that make math easy and fun by Lynette Long( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a series of activities, arranged in order of difficulty, that teach the operation of measurement
Great graphs and sensational statistics : games and activities that make math easy and fun by Lynette Long( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers games and activities to learn about graphs and statistics, including pictographs, bar graphs, pie charts, and line graphs. Don't Just Learn Great Graphs and Statistics, Master Them! Brimming with fun and educational games and activities, the Magical Math series provides everything you need to know to become a master of mathematics! In each of these books, Lynette Long uses her own unique style to help you truly understand mathematical concepts as you use common objects such as playing cards, dice, coins, and every mathematician's basic, essential tools: paper and pencil. Inside "Great Graphs and Sensational Statistics, you'll learn the basics of pictographs, bar graphs, pie charts, line graphs, and map charts, and you'll see how they make information easy to understand. You'll jump into statistics, where you'll discover how to figure out the average test score on your spelling tests, how to tell the difference between percent and percentile, and how to rank order a group of numbers. You'll also practice your new math skills with such fun activities as Dangling Spoons, Weather Bingo, Tower Tallies, and Color Feud. Track the mail, test the memory of your friends, do a sleep study, and much more as you learn how graphs and statistics can reveal the world around you. An off-the-chart book of graphing games and activities-even for kids who dislike math-like the other books in Lynette Long's Magical Math series, Great Graphs and Sensational Statistics helps make basic math interesting. Children will learn graphing and statistics techniques through dozens of easy activities and lively illustrations. They will find out how to make pictographs, pie charts, bar graphs, line graphs, and much more. All activities are appropriate to the learning level and can be done at home or in the classroom with easy-to-find materials, such as playing cards, dice, and paper and pencil. Lynette Long, PhD (Washington, DC) is the author of several children's math books, including Marvelous Multiplication (0-471-36982-9), Dazzling Division (0-471-36983-7), Fabulous Fractions (0471369810), and Measurement Mania (0-471-36980-2)
Barron's painless algebra by Lynette Long( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the language, number systems, integers, and different types of problems of algebra, including variables, quadratic equations, exponents, roots, and radicals
Understanding/responding : a communication manual for nurses by Lynette Long( Book )

10 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delightful decimals and perfect percents : games and activities that make math easy and fun by Lynette Long( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers games and activities for learning how to add, subtract, multiply, and divide decimals, and how to convert percentages and use them in everyday life
On my own : the kids' self care book by Lynette Long( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide for children of working parents which teaches self-care in such areas as getting ready for school, after school, using the telephone, snacks, outside and inside play, safety, emergencies, and fear
Groovy geometry : games and activities that make math easy and fun by Lynette Long( Book )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don't Just Learn Geometry ... Master It! Brimming with fun and educational games and activities, the Magical Math series provides everything you need to know to become a master of mathematics! In each of these books, Lynette Long uses her unique style to help you truly understand mathematical concepts as you use common objects such as playing cards, dice, coins, and every mathematician's basic tools: paper and pencil. Inside Groovy Geometry, you'll find all the geometry basics, plus information on how to figure out the height of any object from its shadow, find distances "as the crow flies," estimate the area of any space, and much more. While you play the Name Game and Rectangle Race, you'll learn how to draw, measure, and identify different kinds of angles, triangles, and quadrilaterals. And with fun activities like Bull's Eye and Pizza Party, you'll practice plotting coordinate points on a graph and measuring the area and diameter of a circle. Most important, you'll have a great time doing it! So why wait? Jump right in and find out how easy it is to become a mathematics master!
Álgebra sin dolor by Lynette Long( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the language, number systems, integers, and different types of problems of algebra, including variables, quadratic equations, exponents, roots, and radicals
Math smarts : tips, tricks, and secrets for making math more fun! by Lynette Long( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the importance of mathematics in everyday life and offers advice on how to make learning math skills easier
Wacky word problems : games and activities that make math easy and fun by Lynette Long( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers games and activities for learning how to decipher word problems and solve algebra, geometry, and percentage problems
Questioning : skills for the helping process by Lynette Long( Book )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dazzling decimals and perfect percents : games and activities that make math easy and fun by Lynette Long( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Long, Lynette N. 1948-

Long, Lynette Nava 1948-

Long, Lynnette

Nava Long, Lynette 1948-

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Domino additionPainless geometryFabulous fractions : games and activities that make math easy and funDazzling division : games and activities that make math easy and funDealing with additionMarvelous multiplication : games and activities that make math easy and funMeasurement mania : games and activities that make math easy and funGreat graphs and sensational statistics : games and activities that make math easy and fun