Prime Factor Math Circle and School of Programming

 

Middle School Year 3 Topics, 2012-13 .


Date Topics
First Semester
2012-09-17, Session 1 Welcome back session (problem solving)
2012-09-24, Session 2 Graph theory: trees. Homework.
2012-10-01, Session 3 Trees. Theorem about then number of nodes.
2012-10-08, Session 4 Game battle. Homework.
2012-10-22, Session 5 Triangle inequality problems
2012-10-22, Session 6 More triangle inequality problems
2012-11-29, Session 7 Divisibility and remainders
2012-11-05, Session 8 Divisibility and remainders
2012-11-19, Session 9 Math Auction. Homework.
2012-11-26, Session 10 constructions with a straightedge and a compass
Second Semester
2012-12-04, Session 11 Winter Olympiad
2012-12-11, Session 12 Combinatorics review
2012-01-09, Session 13 Math Auction
2011-01-23, Session 14 Combinatorics: permutations. Homework.
2013-01-30, Session 15 Combinatorics: combinations
2013-02-06, Session 16 More combinatorics
2013-02-13, Session 17 Math Auction. Homework.
2013-02-27, Session 18 More combinatorics
2013-03-04, Session 19 Review of binaries. How computers store data
2013-03-11, Session 20 Spring Olympiad
Third Semester
2013-03-19, Session 21 If-else logics. Homework.
2013-03-26, Session 22 Binary sorting and binary numbers
2013-04-02, Session 23 Induction1
2013-04-16, Session 24 Induction 2
2013-04-23, Session 25 Induction 3
2013-04-30, Session 26 Induction 4
2013-05-06, Session 27 Computer science lecture: integrity of information and check sums.
2013-05-13, Session 28 Strategic games and wining positions. Homework.
2013-05-20, Session 29 End-of-the-year Olympiad

Prime Factor Math Circle is a nonprofit organization. The goal of Prime Factor is to engage school children in the world of extracurricular mathematics with the purpose of developing their math knowledge, problem solving skills and creative thinking abilities. We have a lot of plans and ideas how to grow and expand. We welcome donations and we will put them to a good use.