What Can a Cookie Do? Question #3.

Girl Guides Classic Cookies

Girl Guides Classic Cookies

Here’s question #3 from our ‘What Can a Cookie Do?’ Treasure Hunt! 

Question #3:

If you stacked up all Classic Cookies estimated to be sold this season, one on top of the other, approximately how high would they reach (in km)? Please guess a specific number, i.e. 1,230.

Need a clue*? Clue #3: A number between 236 and 803 km.

About this campaign: This campaign is intended to help Units sell cookies and to promote Cookie Day at Sears, April 2, 2011!  Encourage your family, friends & supporters to participate! Starting March 21 till March 31, we’ll post one question about cookie facts here on our blog. You can come back to add your guess in the comment section as many times as you like, and for any of the questions as they will remain open until the end of the campaign on March 31, 2011 at 11:59 pm EST. Enter your guess in the comments section below.  The winner with the closest number of guesses in total from each of the daily questions will be crowned our Online Cookie All-Star on April 1, 2011. (Complete details.)

Did you miss question #1? Read and answer it here!
Did you miss question #2? Read and answer it here!

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32 Responses to What Can a Cookie Do? Question #3.

  1. Cathy says:

    I think they will stack 593 km high.

  2. Bri Arnold says:

    750 km high?

    … all this math is hurting my head!

  3. Toni Auclair says:

    545 km

  4. Cookie boxes stacked end to end will reach 775 km high.
    Cookie boxes stacked flat on top of each other will reach 238 km high…
    I don’t usually muse about such things…I just eat ’em!!!

  5. Kathleen says:


  6. Penny Saunders says:

    345 kms

  7. Stephanie N says:

    I say 240km.

  8. Lindsay Ball says:

    They would stack up to approx 609 km

  9. Brenda Lacharity says:

    567 km high! of course those boxes would be empty LOL

  10. Linda Hodgkin says:

    GGC – please check the ads at the end of the presentation on the Slideshare page.

    • Thanks Linda. We’re looking into this asap as it is randomly assigned based on our content with the word GIRLS. If we cannot rectify the situation within a few minutes, we will substittue this clue within the blog post above and take it down from Slideshare all together.

  11. Joy M. says:

    499 km is my guess.

  12. heather says:

    500 km

  13. heather says:

    801.5 km

  14. Marilyn Maggiora says:

    my guess is 756 km

  15. Tiana Wang says:

    the clue says 236 – 803 km so could be….
    236,237,238,239,240,241,242,243,244,245,246,2247,248,249,250,251,252,253,254,255,256 ect.
    But my guess is 715 km

  16. Meghan says:

    553 km

  17. Stephen Ball says:

    696 km

  18. Julie Horne says:

    756 km

  19. Cardinal says:

    394 km

  20. Kim S says:

    239km stacked flat

  21. Kym Morgan says:


    • Kym Morgan says:

      after carfully reading question 6, and having the meanings of the questions clarified, i have to change my answer to question 3, it should be a much larger number than this… so my new guess is 1300 km’s

  22. Tania says:


  23. H says:

    600 km of cookies

  24. Toni Auclair says:


  25. Harmit says:


  26. Harmit says:

    528 km

  27. Harmit says:

    552 km

  28. Katharine says:


  29. Rohit Jain says:

    450 km

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