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The second annual
  
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===UW Madison Undergraduate Math Competition (2016)===
  
This year (2015), we are organizing (the first ever?)
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with '''prizes''' for top performers!
  
===UW Madison Undergraduate Math Competition===
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* ''When?'' Tuesday, April 12th, 5:30-8pm
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* ''Where?'' TBA
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* ''What?'' There will be seven problems from various areas of mathematics (such as algebra, number theory, calculus, combinatorics, and others). We would like it to be challenging, but probably easier than, say, the Virginia Tech competition, and much easier than the Putnam Exam. You can take a look at our [[Putnam Club|Putnam Club page]] to see what type of problems we have in mind.
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If you are interested in participating then please fill out the following short [http://goo.gl/forms/0YlZ3lNRIc registration form]; you will need to log in with you Wisc ID. (The registration is not actually required, but it would help us plan the event.)
  
There will be '''prizes''' for top performers!
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If you have any questions, please contact [mailto:arinkin@math.wisc.edu Dima Arinkin].
  
 
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* ''When?'' Wednesday, April 22nd, 5:30-8pm
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===Past competition===
* ''Where?'' Van Vleck B123
 
* ''What?'' There will be seven problems from various areas of mathematics (such as algebra, number theory, calculus, combinatorics, and others). We would like it to be challenging, but probably easier than, say, the Virginia Tech competition, and much easier than the Putnam Exam. You can take a look at our [[Putnam Club|Putnam Club page]] to see what type of problems we have in mind.
 
 
 
If you are interested in participating then please fill out the following short [http://goo.gl/forms/VXl3SBpToi registration form]; you will need to log in with you Wisc ID. (The registration is not actually required, but it would help us plan the event.)
 
  
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The first (ever?) UW Madison Undergraduate Math Competition took place on April 22nd, 2015. 20 students took part. Congratulations to the winners:
  
If you have any questions, please contact [mailto:arinkin@math.wisc.edu Dima Arinkin].
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* ''First place'': Enkhzaya Enkhtaivan, Killian Kvalvik
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* ''Honorable mention'': Yida Ding, Thomas Hameister, Yan Chen

Revision as of 13:39, 16 March 2016

The second annual

UW Madison Undergraduate Math Competition (2016)

with prizes for top performers!


  • When? Tuesday, April 12th, 5:30-8pm
  • Where? TBA
  • What? There will be seven problems from various areas of mathematics (such as algebra, number theory, calculus, combinatorics, and others). We would like it to be challenging, but probably easier than, say, the Virginia Tech competition, and much easier than the Putnam Exam. You can take a look at our Putnam Club page to see what type of problems we have in mind.

If you are interested in participating then please fill out the following short registration form; you will need to log in with you Wisc ID. (The registration is not actually required, but it would help us plan the event.)

If you have any questions, please contact Dima Arinkin.


Past competition

The first (ever?) UW Madison Undergraduate Math Competition took place on April 22nd, 2015. 20 students took part. Congratulations to the winners:

  • First place: Enkhzaya Enkhtaivan, Killian Kvalvik
  • Honorable mention: Yida Ding, Thomas Hameister, Yan Chen