ERIC Number: ED317419
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Mathematics Contests: A Guide for Involving Students and Schools.
Flener, Frederick O.
This book is written for coaches of secondary school students involved in mathematics contests. Benefits, of contests and suggestions for coaching mathematics contests are described. Sample questions are presented for the following contests: (1) Open categories, written competition; (2) Identified topics written competition; (3) Eight-person team competition; (4) Relay team competition; (5) Two-person team competition; (6) Calculator competition; (7) Estimation competition; (8) Multiple-choice competition; (9) Oral competition; and (10) Power team competition. Answers for the questions are provided. (YP)
Descriptors: Competition, Mathematical Concepts, Mathematics Achievement, Mathematics Materials, Mathematics Skills, Mathematics Tests, Problem Sets, Secondary Education, Secondary School Mathematics, Test Coaching, Test Format, Test Items
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, 1906 Association Drive, Reston, VA 22091 ($9.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, Inc., Reston, VA.