WorldCat Identities

Froman, Robert 1917-1994

Overview
Works: 41 works in 139 publications in 2 languages and 7,359 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ8.3.F928, 811.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Froman
Street poems by Robert Froman( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief poems about numerous objects seen in the city, with lines and words arranged to resemble the object being symbolized
Angles are easy as pie by Robert Froman( Book )

9 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in Chinese and English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses facts about angles and their relationship to triangles, quadrangles, polygons, and circles
Mushrooms and molds by Robert Froman( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes mushrooms, molds, and other fungi and their function in the cycle of growing things
Bigger and smaller by Robert Froman( Book )

13 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the concept of relative size by comparing the "large" and "small" characteristics of various objects, animals, and people
Racism by Robert Froman( Book )

7 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compares the scientific concept of race with the social practice of racism, with emphasis on racism in the United States
Less than nothing is really something by Robert Froman( Book )

8 editions published between 1973 and 1999 in Chinese and English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains in simple terms the concept of positive and negative numbers
Seeing things : a book of poems by Robert Froman( Book )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The words of these fifty-one brief poems are arranged on the pages in shapes appropriate to the subject of the poem
Science, art, and visual illusions by Robert Froman( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest guessing game : a book about dividing by Robert Froman( Book )

7 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in Chinese and English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the process of division by comparing division to a guessing game
Rubber bands, baseballs and doughnuts; a book about topology by Robert Froman( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experiments with rubber bands, pencil, paper, rulers, balloons, doughnuts, and scissors introduce the principles of topology
The many human senses by Robert Froman( Book )

4 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with the five traditional human senses, how they operate and what they enable us to do, and also with the obscure senses such as extrasensory perception and internal clocks
Arithmetic for human beings by Robert Froman( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spiders, snakes, and other outcasts by Robert Froman( Book )

6 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the attributes of such unpopular creatures as worms, spiders, octopuses, bats, snakes, vultures, cockroaches, and toads that have made them successful life forms on earth
Venn diagrams by Robert Froman( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1999 in Chinese and English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to Venn diagrams in their simplest form--circles which sort things into categories
Wanted: amateur scientists by Robert Froman( Book )

5 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A game of functions by Robert Froman( Book )

6 editions published between 1974 and 1999 in Chinese and English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives directions for a game which demonstrates the basic principles of functions and graphs
Hot and cold and in between by Robert Froman( Book )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defines what constitutes hot and cold emphasizing that heat always flows to cooler surfaces and zones
The science of salt : an informal introduction to some of the fundamentals of chemistry and the chemical industry by Robert Froman( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to theoretical and practical chemistry through a study of the history and use of a common chemical, salt
Faster and faster; a book about speed by Robert Froman( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nerve of some animals by Robert Froman( Book )

7 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.23 (from 0.13 for Street poe ... to 0.36 for The nerve ...)

Alternative Names
프로먼, 로버트 1917-

フローマン, ロバート

Languages
English (64)

Chinese (33)