2004 Mathematics Game

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This Web page is intended to record solutions submitted by students in grades three through twelve. Submissions will be posted starting February 1, 2004.

Rules: use the digits in the year 2004 and the operations of +, -, x, ÷, sqrt (square root), ^ (raise to a power), and ! (factorial), along with grouping symbols, to write expressions for the counting numbers 1 through 100. Please read and follow the rules carefully.

Teachers may print out worksheets for students to record their findings, or print sheets of manipulatives for students to use.

STUDENT SOLUTIONS: 41

Solution Name Grade School
40+2-0! Simon Alger 9 Cannons Creek
40 + (2 * 0)! Arda Antikacioglu 9 Robert College
40 + (2^0) Anna Carter 9 Brookstone High School
(2-0!)+40 Ann Cavalier 6 Christ the Divine Teacher School
(42 - 0!) + 0 Zach Enumah 9 Brookstone School
42 - 0 - 0! Lucy Flournoy 9 Brookstone School
42-0!+0 Lisa Gardner 8 Lincoln Middle School
2+40-0! Corey Hemmert 8 Owosso Middle School
42-0^0 Sho Hagiwara 5 Canadian Acadamy
42-0^0 Joseph Horowitz 6 University School of Milwaukee
40+2^0 Schwingshackl Ilona 8 Scientific High School
42-0^0 Jillian Lemke 7 Birmingham Covington School
40 + (2 - 0!) Andreea Lintia 8 Mount Olive Middle School
sqrt(40^2)+0! Jezreel Ng 9 The Chinese High School, Singapore
42-0^0 Patrick Nolan 12 Model Secondary School for the Deaf
40 + (2 - 0!) Rohit Ramesh 8 Mount Olive Middle School
42-0!+0 Amanda Smith 7 Birmingham Covington School
40 - 0! + 2 Gene Francis De Guzman Valdez 12 University of Santo Tomas Philippines
2^0+40 Evie Chutz & Jordan Kiehle 7 Birmingham Covington School
40+2-0! Lauren Hertz & Madeleine Blum 7 Bimingham Covington School
40+2-0! Emma Hubbard & Rachel Crews 7 Birmingham Covington School
42-0-0! Paris Lewbel & Chris Bargman 7 Birmingham Covington School
40+(2-0!) Laura Redebaugh & Maddie Capo 7 Birmingham Covington School
40+2-0! Chris Scarboro & Jake Kaplan 7 Birmingham Covington School
2^0+40 Anna & Hannah 7 Birmingham Covington School
42-0^0 Evan & Joe 7 Birmingham Covington School
2^0 + 40 Gateways Classes 6 Chute Middle School
42-0^0 Math Exploration Class 8 Foothill Middle School

Please notify Judy Ann Brown of any errors.

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