Accession Number : ADA306559

Title :   Mathematical Olympiad Summer Program (MOSP).

Descriptive Note : Rept. for 1 Feb 94-31 Jan 96,

Corporate Author : MATHEMATICAL ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Andreescu, Titu

PDF Url : ADA306559

Report Date : 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : Technical Objective: The objective is to prepare a team of U.S. high school students to compete in the International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) held in Toronto, Canada, July 19-20, 1995. Those selected are introduced to a wide range of mathematical problems and theory at the Mathematical Olympiad Summer Program (MOSP) held for the first time in 1995 at the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy (IMSA). The U.S. Team placed 11th among the 74 competing countries with team members earning 6 medals.

Descriptors :   *COMPETITION, *MATHEMATICS, EDUCATION, STUDENTS, TRAINING, TEAMS(PERSONNEL).

Subject Categories : Numerical Mathematics
      Humanities and History

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE