One Grain of Rice: A Mathematical Folktale
This folktale tells of an intelligent and kind-hearted girl, Rani, who tricks a greedy raja into sharing his hoard of rice with the starving villagers. By using a simple mathematical concept, she solves the famine problem in the village and teaches the king a good lesson.
Publisher: Scholastic Press (New York, USA)
National Library Board (Singapore) Call Number: JP 398.2 DEM – [FOL]