# Daily Math

## King of the Garbage Can

December 1st, 2022

You probably know that it isn’t a great idea to eat out of the garbage. But that’s where some of the favorite foods of raccoons come from. Read on to do the math behind these super smart, masked masterminds!

## Chickens Playing the Xylophone

November 30th, 2022

The xylophone is such a fun musical instrument. So why should we humans be the only ones to enjoy playing it? Read on to do the musical math in chickens pecking and playing this fun instrument!

## Land of the Flying Pumpkins

November 29th, 2022

After Halloween and Thanksgiving, what do you do with all those pumpkins that are left over? You use all kinds of machines to toss them as far as possible in the Punkin Chunkin contest, of course! Read on to do the math in hurling pumpkins – and see how far they can go.

## Are There More Boys or Girls?

November 28th, 2022

Bedtime Math fan Aliza W. just asked us a great question: are there more girls or boys in the world? Read on to discover the numbers in boys vs. girls!

## Watch Out for the Flying Guitars

November 27th, 2022

You can make art out of just about anything – including guitars and bikes! And there may be more math in it than you realize. Read on to see how numbers can help create a mathematical masterpiece.

## A-Mazing Pets

November 26th, 2022

Mazes are fun for us humans to do. But did you know that pets like mice and guinea pigs can learn to get through a maze, too? Read on for the a-mazing math in teaching your pets how to puzzle through mazes!

## The Race to Eat 100 Plates

November 25th, 2022

The holiday eating season is just getting started, which may be why our friend Charlize C. asked, how long would it take to eat 100 plates of food? Well, that depends on both the food and the person eating it. Competitive speed-eaters can eat 13 grilled cheese sandwiches in just 1 minute. *IF* they could eat […]

## A New Job for Your “Chopper”

November 24th, 2022

Drones don’t have to be used just for flying. Read on to see how they can help make Thanksgiving dinner, and fly through the messy math of cooking with a drone!

## Fibonacci Day!

November 23rd, 2022

One of the most fun things about numbers is the patterns they make. It’s even more fun when the number patterns can be found in nature, like Fibonacci numbers. Read on to find out about the Fibonacci pattern and celebrate Fibonacci Day today!