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Solutions: 2013 Mathematics Game
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Solutions: 2013 Mathematics Game
http://mathforum.org/yeargames/ yeargameentrys?find=BySolutionFor&form
Got an expression for 83 using the digits in the year 2013,
standard operations, and grouping symbols? How about for 88?
Just a few hours ago, we posted all the correct solutions
submitted to the 2013 Mathematics Game; and through February,
we will continue accepting more — including for those last two
unsolved numbers!
http://mathforum.org/yeargames/

PoW taking place: math problemsolving moment of the week

"Reflection: I did not show my thought process as clearly as I
would have liked. So on the extra, I am going to actually show
how my mind works. Scary. I was completely lost at the
beginning of the problem, but now I understand modular
arithmetic."

 Kenna, highlighted in the Algebra PoW's Latest Solution

http://mathforum.org/pows/solution.htm?publication=4170
Free Mentoring
http://mathforum.org/pow/free_mentoring.html
Mentor groups from Missouri, Pennsylvania, and Quebec will
provide feedback to students who submit to Problems of the
Week that open on these dates:

FunPoW: March 11 and April 8

PreAlgPoW: February 4

AlgPoW: February 11

GeoPoW: February 4 and 18, March 4 and 18, and April 1
Please have your students submit solutions; and if they receive
replies from a mentor, encourage them to revise. Not only will
your students learn more, but the mentors will learn as well!
Want to get in on the fun, but don't have a membership?
Register a trial account, which lets you submit to the Current
Problems of the Week for 21 days, and access the Problems of
the Week Library, too:
http://mathforum.org/products/trial.html

Now taking place: math education conversation of the day

"We asked Dana Morse to come into our school today to show us
the new TI 84+ C. Really no changes other than a backlit LCD
color screen. BUT then he showed us the TINspire CX and we
were floored. The options are completely unlimited with it...."

 Jennifer, posted to the secondary (grades 912) discussion
group of the Association of Math Teachers of New York State

http://mathforum.org/kb/thread.jspa?threadID=2432037
MathMovesU Scholarship
http://www.mathmovesu.com/#/middleschoolscholarship
Curious about the mission to Mars and space exploration?
MathMovesU wants to know!
This initiative of Raytheon provides $1,000 awards to 6th, 7th,
and 8th grade students nationwide who answer "Mission to Mars:
How does math drive your curiosity?" Open to homeschooled
students, awards can be used for "camperships" applied to
tuition and fees at a science, technology, engineering, or math
(STEM) summer camp, or to freshman year in postsecondary
school. The middle school of each winning student also receives
a matching grant of $1,000 for mathrelated programs.
Download and postmark the application by next Friday,
February 8th:
http://www.mathmovesu.com/_res/r30/pdf/ MathMovesMidSchoolapp2013_Final.pdf


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