An excerpt from a parenting book Help Your Child Learn Math: 'Why? This is the question we parents are always trying to answer. It's good that children ask questions: that's the best way to learn. All children have two wonderful resources for learning -- imagination and curiosity. As a parent, you can awaken your children to the joy of learning by encouraging their imagination and curiosity. Helping Your Child Learn Math is one in a series of family books on different education topics intended to help you make the most of your child's natural curiosity.