October 31, 2006 > Mathematicians match wits
Mathematicians match wits
by Jyoti Chalpe
On Saturday, Nov. 11, contestants will vie for trophies at the 8th semi-annual Math-agility Contest held at the Fremont Community Center.
Contests are designed to challenge contestants in a low-pressure environment and will focus on problem solving and mental arithmetic abilities.
Trophies will be awarded to the top three contestants from each grade level. Plus, first place winners from each grade level will receive a $100 gift certificate for their schoolteacher for supplies, etc. All participants will receive a certificate.
Registration deadline is Wednesday, November 8. For more information, visit www.mathagility.com.
Saturday Nov. 11
12:15 - 5:00 p.m.
Fremont Community Center
40204 Paseo Padre Parkway, Fremont
Entry Fee: $15, members; $25, non-members