Problem Solving Contest for Area High School Students

April 21, 2006, 1:00-3:00PM, Rooms: Durham Science Center (DSC) 164 and 165

Students from Omaha North, Westside and Millard South should report to DSC 164 at 12:50 PM.

Students from Millard West, Elkhorn, and Mt. Michael should report to DSC 165 at 12:50 PM.

The teachers' room is DSC 255. All the students and the teachers will gather in room DSC 256 after the contest.  

Details about the contest:
    The contest consists of 5 problems, each for 10 points for a best possible of 50 points. Each problem is graded independently by two graders. The score per problem is the average of the two scores. The total score of each participant is the sum of all the averages. Any correct solution receives full credit. Individual prizes (gift certificates) are awarded to the participants with best totals. The school with the best sum of its top three participants wins a traveling trophy. The name of the winning school is engraved on the trophy, and the school will keep it for display until the next year.



  • List of participants.

    After the contest in Durham Science Center 255 the students have some refreshments

    The problems are proposed by Judy Downey,   John Konvalina,   Dora Matache, and Slava Rykov; graded by Judy Downey, Dora Matache, Valentin Matache, Janice Rech, Kathy Vranicar, and the following students: David Daro, Christina Ellsworth, Rifyan Nasution, Cameron Tysor, and Vladimir Ufimtsev.

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