The Tell Me Why Series, based on the books by Arkady Leokum, gives informative and easy-to-understand answers to the many questions children ask about everyday subjects. This program answers questions such as: "What was the original name of New York City?" "What was the Louisiana Purchase?" "Who was the first president to live in the White House?" "When did civilization begin?" "When did people begin to make homes?" "How did our laws originate?" and "When was the first fire department?" Grades 1-6. 60 minutes on DVD.