edHelper.com 100th Day of School What Is One Hundred?

What Is One Hundred?

Vocabulary
 challenging words: centenarian, googol, numeral, measurement, reality, hundred, number, professional, yards, actually, amount, agave, represent, touchdown, print, boiling

Print What Is One Hundred?

Quickly Print - PDF format
 Quickly Print: PDF (2 columns per page) Quickly Print: PDF (full page)

Quickly Print - HTML format

Feedback on What Is One Hundred?

 What Is One Hundred? By Joyce Furstenau

1     One hundred is a lovely number. It is a round number, and it is even. It can be grouped into ten tens, five twenties, or four groups of twenty-five. It can be used to represent a dollar in money. If something is 100%, it is the full amount. It is the boiling point of water in degrees Celsius.

2     One hundred is the number of years in a century. There are one hundred tiles in a Scrabble game. The one-hundred-dollar bill is the largest U.S. bill in print, and there are exactly one hundred words in these two paragraphs.

3     One hundred yards is the measurement of an American football field without the end zones. How many professional football players do you think have run one hundred yards for a touchdown?

Paragraphs 4 to 6: