Fashion Math

Fashion Math

by Rae Simons

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Overview

People who make clothes need to get their numbers right. From the length of fabric to the size of a pair of jeans, math plays an important role in the fashion industry. In Fashion Math, you'll learn some of the ways the math you learn in the classroom is important on the catwalk. You may even want to use that math to try your hand at making your own clothes!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781422289174
Publisher: Mason Crest
Publication date: 09/02/2014
Series: Math 24/7
Sold by: SIMON & SCHUSTER
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 48
Lexile: 850L (what's this?)
File size: 4 MB
Age Range: 6 - 18 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction 6

1 Size Math 8

2 More Size Math: Conversions 10

3 Shoe Size 12

4 Spending Money 14

5 Sales Math 16

6 Shopping Online 18

7 Tailoring 20

8 Reselling Old Clothes 22

9 Sewing: Circumference and Diameter 24

10 Sewing: Rectangular Dimensions 26

11 Choosing Fabric 28

12 Fashion Business: Figuring Out Prices 30

13 Selling on Commission 32

14 Selling Online 34

15 Putting It All Together 36

Find Out More 39

Glossary 41

Answers 42

Index 46

About the Author 47

Picture Credits 48

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