Published September 27, 1993
by Houghton Mifflin .
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||96|
The Toothpaste Millionaire is a great book about a 12 year old boy named Rufus Mayflower that invents better toothpaste. Then he runs through some obsticals trying to turn his toothpaste into a huge business, such as finding tubes and a /5(7). There is no way he could have done it without his friends. Kathryn found the machine, bought the toothpaste tubes, found the mechanic to run the machine and act as a manager and basically contributed to every aspect of this company. In this sense of entirely glossing over her contributions, this book is horribly, horribly sexist/5(95). The Toothpaste Millionaire. Sixth-grader Rufus Mayflower doesn't set out to become a millionaire. He just wants to save on toothpaste. Betting he can make a /5(12). The Toothpaste Millionaire. Kate, who's in the sixth grade, and her genius friend Rufus tackle some tough problems (mathematical and otherwise) when they start selling the toothpaste Rufus whips up in his kitchen.
The Toothpaste Millionaire by Jean Merrill () Rufus Mayflower is a can-do kid. When his friend Kate’s bookbag breaks – Rufus knows how to make another one. Description of the book "The Toothpaste Millionaire": Sixth-grader Rufus Mayflower doesn't set out to become a millionaire. He just wants to save on toothpaste. Betting he can make a gallon of his own for the same price as one tube from the store, Rufus develops a step-by-step production plan with help from his PDF good friend Kate MacKinstrey. The Toothpaste Millionaire Written by Jean Merrill and Illustrated by Jan Palmer Set in 's Cleveland, Ohio, follow 6th-grader Rufus Mayflower as he and his friends use real-life mathematical problems to help their budding business making toothpaste succeed. The Toothpaste Millionaire by Jean Merrill was one of the best books I ever read. After the first page I knew this was going to be a great book. I liked the character Rufus. He did not care that Kate was white and he was Size: KB.
Season 3 focuses on "The Toothpaste Millionaire," by Jean Merrill. In this classic children's novel, 6th-grader Rufus Mayflower, with the help of his friend Kate MacKinstrey, develops a simple recipe for toothpaste and earns his first million--all while discovering that the best entrepreneurs excel by integrity and determination. What Kind of Book is The Toothpaste Millionaire. Themes: business jobs and careers African Americans entrepreneurship Categories: funny and humorous classics Genres: fiction. Book Lists That Include The Toothpaste Millionaire. Book Topics › business. Children's Books Author: Jean Merrill. The Toothpaste Millionaire by Jean Merrill was one of the best books I ever read. After the first page I knew this was going to be a great book. I liked the character Rufus. He did not care that Kate was white and he was black. He did not like to waste anything.5/5(4). The Toothpaste Millionaire. Publisher: Recorded Books, Inc. Twelve-year-old Rufus Mayflower is a genius at figuring things out. The young African-American boy can draw a map to almost anywhere in Cleveland, make a pattern for saddlebags, and calculate to the penny how much money a project will need.