In a grocery store this week, I confronted some mathematics.... on a bag of baked cheese puffs.
Produced by Pirate Brands, the bag is called Smart Puffs, bearing a picture of a pseudo-Einstein with the word "Genius!!"
The mathematics involves a linear equation, a summation with no limits, a trig equation with two variables, an isosceles triangle with an altitude, and the square root of 96.
Not sure what all this olio means....but at least it is associating intelligence with mathematics, whether for good or bad. At the very least they could have had a algebra problem involving mixtures.
And yes, I caved and bought a package...and the genius part: eating the smart puffs does not leave your fingers caked in orange gunk.