Problem Solving Skills for Mathcounts Competitions

2013 - 2014 Mathcounts Training Program => 2013 - 2014 Mathcounts Training Program General Information => Topic started by: yongcheng3315 on August 26, 2013, 12:38:49 PM

Title: 2014 Mathcounts Training Program
Post by: yongcheng3315 on August 26, 2013, 12:38:49 PM
2013- 2014 Mathcounts Training Program (newly updated 9/12/2013)

September 28, 2013 to February 22, 2014

Every Saturday from 8:30 pm for one hour Eastern Time.
Cost: $330 per person

Registration: (for group 2)

2013-2014 Mathcounts training program is for students who prepare for the 2013-2014 Mathcounts Chapter and State Competitions. It is online with blackboard writing, audio, and video (using Google Hangouts with Share Screen/SketchUp tools).

The program will consist of a weekly lesson every Sunday evening for 21 weeks starting from September 28, 2013 and end the last week of February, 2014.

In each lesson we will have a lecture talking about the basic knowledge/skills with plenty of examples, mainly following our book 50 Mathcounts Lectures. We will give about 20 practice problems after each lesson as homework. Students can post any questions they may have in our discussion forum for this program.

f you like to register, please register as soon as possible.

Many thanks!

1. Operations with Fractions/ Decimals/ Percents                
2. Ratios and Proportions                         
3. Counting Principles                         
4. Exponents and Radicals                            
5. Absolute Values                            
6. Divisibility                         
7. Solving Equations/Systems Of Equations                     
8. Solving Inequalities                      
9. Venn diagrams                         
10. Combinatorics                         
11. Angles and triangles                      
12. Similar triangles                         
13. Pythagorean Theorem                        
14. Angle bisectors and medians                   
15. Triangular inequality                      
16. Area and Volume/Area Method                         
17. Circles                            
18. Least Common Multiples And Greatest Common Factors       
19. Newton's little formula                             
20. Lines And Equations                     
21. Probability