Senior Team Maths Challenge

Carlisle

Overview

The Senior Team Mathematics Challenge (STMC) provides enrichment and challenge to teams of senior students in the UK. The competition tests students in Years 11, 12 and 13 on their mathematical, communication and teamwork skills, with teams of four competing over several rounds to reach the final.

Heats will be held in schools and universities in November and early December. Dates are set by local organisers, and the grand final is held in London in February.

Aims

  • Experience the fun of tackling maths problems as part of a team
  • Develop mathematical, communication and teamwork skills

Who will benefit from attending?

Students in Years 11-13

Content

No knowledge beyond GCSE Mathematics is required for the heats, and there will be a focus on developing problem-solving skills.

Materials and Equipment

Teams may bring paper dictionaries to help with translations but no other equipment is needed or allowed.

Other Information

The STMC is sponsored by Rolls-Royce plc and organised by the AMSP in partnership with UK Mathematics Trust

Eligibility

Students from Year 11, Year 12 or Year 12 are eligible to enter. Teams of four should have no more than two Year 13 students

Cost

£37 per team

Key Facts

Event ref:

#4707

Audience:

Students

Target year:

Year 11, 12 & 13

Curriculum focus:

A level Mathematics, 11-16 maths

Mathematical focus:

Problem solving

Event format:

Enrichment

Event length:

3 hours

Region:

North West

Venue:

Caldew School,
Dalston,
Carlisle,
Cumbria,
CA5 7NN

Date:

7th December 2018

Course times:

10:00 - 13:00

Fee:

£37

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Queries?

If you have any queries about this event, please do not hesitate to contact:

UKMT
[email protected]

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