Daily Math

Ice Cream on Wheels
September 5th, 2022

Bedtime Math fan Lisa B. asked us, how many ice cream bars and popsicles does a truck sell in a day? It all depends on where the truck goes, but the numbers can really add up! Read on to cool down with the math in ice cream trucks.

Furball
September 4th, 2022

How long is your hair? Is it as long as the fur on the world record-holding cat? Read on to find out – and do the math on how your hair measures up!

Neighborhood Hot Spot – for Real
September 3rd, 2022

You know how sunshine can bounce off glass windows into our eyes? Well, imagine a building with this problem – but bigger! Read on to see how one building was causing a meltdown in London, and discover the math in this bright building.

Dog for a Day
September 2nd, 2022

If you have a dog, you know they’re fun, but sometimes you need somebody to watch them when you go away. Dog sharing is perfect for this, and it gives people who don’t have a pup the chance to enjoy one for a few days. Read on to see how much math is involved in sharing a canine companion!

The Teeniest Giant
September 1st, 2022

Pandas are really big animals – after all, they’re called giant pandas for a reason! But they don’t start out that way. Read on to do the math on how teeny these giants begin.

Color Me Fuzzy Wuzzy
August 31st, 2022

Crayola crayons have all types of crazy names, like Fuzzy Wuzzy, and Outer Space. But wth all the different colors they have, they had to get creative with the names! Read on to do some colorful math in crayon naming.

The Toothy Truth
August 30th, 2022

Bedtime Math fan Isha I. asked us, how many teeth are there in the world? When you stop to count all the teeth in humans and animals, the numbers get big! Read on to sink your teeth into the math behind this toothy question.

Eat It or Wear It
August 29th, 2022

When you eat candy, normally you throw out the wrappers, because what else are you going to do with them? Well, if you’re as resourceful as these people, you might just want to start saving them! Read on to see where math meets candy wrappers and clothes.

The Secret to Super-Fluffy Snacks
August 28th, 2022

What makes bread, cinnamon rolls, and other doughy snacks so fluffy? Read on to find out – and eat up the math in yummy foods that grow!

I Scream, You Scream…
August 27th, 2022

You’ve probably eaten ice cream before. But have you ever made it? It can be easier than you think! Read on to discover the cool math behind this frozen treat.

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