# ‘Food’

##### Cake for the World

March 28, 2016 4:00 pm

Bedtime Math fan Grady S. asked us, how much cake does the whole world eat every day? Read on to find out and munch on the math!

##### Egg Hunt

March 27, 2016 3:59 pm

We’ve included an extra math problem about Easter, for those who celebrate or would like to learn more about the day. Read on to find out about the history of the Easter egg, and do the math on how quickly the candy can really add up!

##### A Bigger, Better Blob of Butter

January 16, 2016 4:00 pm

If you had 1,000 pounds of butter, what would you do with it? Butter lots of pieces of toast? Melt it to make a lot of dipping sauce? How about make a statue out of it? Read on to butter up to the math behind the 1,000-pound butter sculpture at the Pennsylvania Farm Show.

##### A Very Thirsty Turkey

November 26, 2015 4:00 pm

Thanksgiving is that holiday when we show our thankfulness for many things, including food. There are usually lots and lots of different foods on the table for Thanksgiving. But do you know what ingredient they all have in common? Read on to find out – and eat up the Thanksgiving dinner math!

##### Just Like Two Peas in a…Mattress

November 16, 2015 4:00 pm

If you’ve heard the fairy tale of the princess and the pea, you know it’s about a very picky princess who can feel a tiny pea under her poofy bed. This got Bedtime Math fan Tanisha T. thinking, and she asked us how many peas could we stuff into a whole mattress? Read on to do the math behind veggies in your bed!

##### The Tasty Truth about Those Treats

October 31, 2015 4:00 pm

We’re big fans of chocolate and graphs here at Bedtime Math. So what better way to celebrate Halloween than combining the two and making a Venn Diagram of Chocolate! Read on to see where your favorite chocolate lands in this delicious diagram.

##### Not All It’s Cracked Up to Be

October 27, 2015 4:00 pm

They say that you can’t eat 5 Saltine crackers in 1 minute without drinking any water. Is it true? Read on to see what the math says – and snack on some more fun facts about this scrumptious snack.

##### The Bigger the Burrito, the Better

October 15, 2015 4:00 pm

Have you ever eaten a burrito and tried to stuff as much as you could into it? That’s exactly what Dylan Grosz did in an experiment to see what combination of food could get him the most in his meal at Chipotle. Read on to find out what tricks he mastered to get a burrito that was nearly 2 pounds – and chow down on the burrito math!

##### A Flower You Can Eat

October 12, 2015 4:00 pm

Have you ever made fun Play-doh food? Well, if you like doing that, you should try making apple roses with an adult. They’re real desserts you can eat, and they look just like roses! Read on to find out how easy it is to do the math for these fancy, fruity flowers.

##### Be Good, Win Pizza

September 24, 2015 4:00 pm

Imagine getting pizza and wings delivered and instead of finding wings, you find…\$1,300 cash! That’s what happened to one guy, who then returned the money to the pizza place. Read on to see how his good deed added up to more than he expected.