Danica McKellar on her new math book

Actress Danica McKellar has written a number of

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Actress Danica McKellar has written a number of books about girls and math, including her most recent, "Girst Get Curves" about geometry. (Credit: Michael Grecco)

Here's a math question for Danica McKellar, the actress best known as Winnie Cooper on the hit TV show "The Wonder Years": What percentage of her time does she spend acting, and what percentage writing books encouraging tween and teen girls to tackle math?

"If you look at the entire year, I would say 25 percent acting and 75 percent math books," McKellar says in a phone interview from Los...

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