Work with Fractions

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!

Trip Across the Tridge
November 15th, 2022

Bridges are neat structures that help us get across water. And this bridge in Midland, Michigan is especially cool because it’s a 3-way bridge! Read on to triple the math fun with this bonkers (and awesome) bridge.

How to Type a Smiley Face
November 11th, 2022

Numbers are on our fans’ minds! Bedtime Math fan Jordan F. asked us, how many emoji are there, and how many new ones join them each year? Read on to be ? by the number of emoji you can use each day!

Not Quite Scraping the Sky
October 29th, 2022

Normally, skyscrapers are big buildings for which you have to reach your head really far back to see the top. But the Newby-McMahon “skyscraper” in Texas is a little different. Read on to find out why – and see how it can be really important to do the math when it comes to getting measurements right!

Backyard Ninja
October 24th, 2022

Have you ever wanted to be a ninja? Well, this girl is well on her way with her very own backyard ninja course. And you’d be surprised how much math there is in being a super sneaky spy. Read on to swing through the ninja math!

The Cat That Counts
October 19th, 2022

Cats may sleep most of the day, but when they’re up, they move around a lot! One guy wanted to know just how much, so he attached a device to his cat’s collar that counted his steps. Read on to see how this cat’s meow-vment really added up!

Pancakes for Your Pets
October 13th, 2022

People like pancakes, but apparently so do tortoises! And even tiny pancakes can be a delicious mouthful for small tortoises. Read on to see how the math in pancakes stacks up for these reptile friends.

If Your Car Had Arms and Legs
October 9th, 2022

We have lots of robots in our lives, but we bet there are few as cool as this real-life Transformer car! Read on to see how it works, and discover the math in these mutating cars.

Color Me Royal
September 14th, 2022

What is your favorite color to wear? One person who had a real favorite was Queen Elizabeth II of England, who passed away last week. Today is the first day people can say goodbye to her, and as we remember her, we can look at her 70 years of beautiful outfits as Queen. Years ago […]

Trip to the Sun
September 13th, 2022

Bedtime Math fan Dillon M. asked us, how do we measure the distance from the Earth to the Sun? Read on to find out the answer to this great question, and do the out-of-this-world math!

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