ICME-13 Monographs

Competitions for Young Mathematicians

Perspectives from Five Continents

Editors: Soifer, Alexander (Ed.)

  • Shows how to discover and develop mathematical talent
  • Includes studies from five different continents
  • Suggests directions for further research on mathematics competitions and olympiads
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This book gathers the best presentations from the Topic Study Group 30: Mathematics Competitions at ICME-13 in Hamburg, and some from related groups, focusing on the field of working with gifted students. Each of the chapters includes not only original ideas, but also original mathematical problems and their solutions. The book is a valuable resource for researchers in mathematics education, secondary and college mathematics teachers around the globe as well as their gifted students.

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  • Goals of Mathematics Instruction: Seven Thoughts and Seven Illustrations of Means

    Soifer, Alexander

    Pages 3-24

  • From a Mathematical Situation to a Problem

    Bellot-Rosado, Francisco

    Pages 27-53

  • Techniques for Solving Problems of Plane Geometry

    Shum, K. P.

    Pages 55-98

  • Arrangements and Transformations of Numbers on a Circle: An Essay Inspired by Problems of Mathematics Competitions

    Bankov, Kiril

    Pages 101-122

  • Combinatorial Problems in the Mathematical Olympiad of Central America and the Caribbean

    Cáceres-Duque, L. F. (et al.)

    Pages 123-142

Buy this book

eBook $79.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-56585-9
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $99.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-319-56584-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Competitions for Young Mathematicians
Book Subtitle
Perspectives from Five Continents
Editors
  • Alexander Soifer
Series Title
ICME-13 Monographs
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-56585-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-56585-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-56584-2
Series ISSN
2520-8322
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 386
Number of Illustrations and Tables
133 b/w illustrations
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