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===UW Madison Undergraduate Math Competition (2018)===
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===UW Madison Undergraduate Math Competition (2019)===
  
with '''prizes''' for top performers!
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Scheduled for April 17th, 2019. The math competition will start at 5:30 and it will end at 8pm. The room is B135 Van Vleck. Depending on how many students will enroll in taking the exam we will chose a larger or a smaller room. Please register at https://forms.gle/D8d8ju72HYUG1oNZ6.  The registration is not mandatory, meaning you can still participate even if you did not register, but it will help the organizers when requesting the exam room.  
 
 
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* ''When?'' '''Tuesday, April 24''', 2018.  
 
* ''Where?'' '''VV B239'''
 
* ''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 the competition, please fill this short [https://goo.gl/forms/MhWb0n20YnFKKpVi2 registration form]! It is not actually required (so do not worry if something goes wrong), but it lets us see how many people are interested.
 
  
  
If you have any questions, please contact [mailto:arinkin@math.wisc.edu Dima Arinkin].
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If you have any questions, please contact [mailto:ifrim@math.wisc.edu Mihaela Ifrim].
  
 
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===Past competitions===
 
===Past competitions===
  
The third UW Madison Undergraduate Math Competition took place on April 19th, 2017.
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'''Problems''': [[Media:UWUMC2017.pdf | 2017 UW math competition]]
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'''Results''': 12 students took part in the competition. Congratulations to the winners:
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! Information
 
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! First place
* ''First place'': Shouwei Hui, Hasan Eid  
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! Second place
* ''Second place'':  Xiaxin Li  
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! Third place
* ''Third place'': Daotong Ge, Thomas Hameister
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! Honorable mention
 
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The second UW Madison Undergraduate Math Competition took place on April 19th, 2016.
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! [[Media:UWUMC2019.pdf | Fifth UW Math Competition]]
 
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| April 17, 2019; 19 participants || Sivakorn Sanguanmoo, Xiaxin Li|| Ruiting Tong, Jiaqi Hou || Yibo Zhai  ||Forth place: Yang Zhang, Mingxuan Wu,  Austen Fan , Tairan Ma ||
'''Problems''': [[Media:UWUMC2016.pdf | 2016 UW math competition]]
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'''Results''': 17 students took part in the competition. Congratulations to the winners:
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! [[Media:UWUMC2018.pdf | Fourth UW Math Competition]]  
 
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| April 24, 2018; 19 participants || Sivakorn Sanguanmoo || Yeqin Liu, Liding Yao || Daotong Ge, Xiaxin Li || Yifan Gao, James Tautges, Suyan Qu, Jikai Zhang
* ''First place'': Thomas Hameister
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* ''Second place'': Chenwei Ruan, Yongzhe Zhang
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! [[Media:UWUMC2017.pdf | Third UW Math Competition]]
* ''Third place'': Daotong Ge
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| April 19, 2017; 12 participants || Shouwei Hui, Hasan Eid || Xiaxin Li || Daotong Ge, Thomas Hameister || -
 
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The first (ever?) UW Madison Undergraduate Math Competition took place on April 22nd, 2015.
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! [[Media:UWUMC2016.pdf | Second UW Math Competition]]  
 
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| April 19, 2016; 17 participants ||  Thomas Hameister || Chenwei Ruan, Yongzhe Zhang || Daotong Ge || -
'''Problems''': [[Media:UWUMC15.pdf | 2015 UW math competition]]
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! [[Media:UWUMC2015.pdf | First UW Math Competition]]  
'''Results''': 20 students took part in the competition. Congratulations to the winners:
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| April 22, 2015; 20 participants ||  Enkhzaya Enkhtaivan,  Killian Kvalvik || - || - || Yida Ding, Thomas Hameister, Yan Chen
 
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* ''First place'': Enkhzaya Enkhtaivan,  Killian Kvalvik
 
* ''Honorable mention'': Yida Ding, Thomas Hameister, Yan Chen
 

Latest revision as of 21:46, 11 August 2019

The fifth annual

UW Madison Undergraduate Math Competition (2019)

Scheduled for April 17th, 2019. The math competition will start at 5:30 and it will end at 8pm. The room is B135 Van Vleck. Depending on how many students will enroll in taking the exam we will chose a larger or a smaller room. Please register at https://forms.gle/D8d8ju72HYUG1oNZ6. The registration is not mandatory, meaning you can still participate even if you did not register, but it will help the organizers when requesting the exam room.


If you have any questions, please contact Mihaela Ifrim.


Past competitions

Past Competitions
Information First place Second place Third place Honorable mention
Fifth UW Math Competition April 17, 2019; 19 participants Sivakorn Sanguanmoo, Xiaxin Li Ruiting Tong, Jiaqi Hou Yibo Zhai Forth place: Yang Zhang, Mingxuan Wu, Austen Fan , Tairan Ma
Fourth UW Math Competition April 24, 2018; 19 participants Sivakorn Sanguanmoo Yeqin Liu, Liding Yao Daotong Ge, Xiaxin Li Yifan Gao, James Tautges, Suyan Qu, Jikai Zhang
Third UW Math Competition April 19, 2017; 12 participants Shouwei Hui, Hasan Eid Xiaxin Li Daotong Ge, Thomas Hameister -
Second UW Math Competition April 19, 2016; 17 participants Thomas Hameister Chenwei Ruan, Yongzhe Zhang Daotong Ge -
First UW Math Competition April 22, 2015; 20 participants Enkhzaya Enkhtaivan, Killian Kvalvik - - Yida Ding, Thomas Hameister, Yan Chen