Accession Number : ADA290801

Title :   Mathematical Olympiad Summer Program (MOSP) 1994.

Descriptive Note : Rept. for 1 Feb 94-31 Jan 95,

Corporate Author : MATHEMATICAL ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Sward, Marcia P. ; Hudson, Anne

PDF Url : ADA290801

Report Date : 31 JAN 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : The objective is to prepare a team of U.S. high school students to compete in the International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) held in Hong Kong July 8-20, 1994. Those selected are introduced to a wide range of mathematical problems and theory at the Mathematical Olympiad Summer Program (MOSP) held at the U.S. Naval Academy June 7 - July 6, 1994. The U.S. Team placed first among all competing nations in Hong Kong, with 6 perfect scores. (AN)

Descriptors :   *STUDENTS, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, COMPETITION, PROBLEM SOLVING, POLYNOMIALS, GEOMETRY, COMBINATORIAL ANALYSIS, UNITED STATES NAVAL ACADEMY, SUMMER, TRAINING MANAGEMENT, LINEAR ALGEBRA, HONG KONG.

Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations
      Numerical Mathematics
      Administration and Management

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE