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Math contests help students boost grades

Math contests help students boost grades

Maya Benjamin, Staff Writer

December 17, 2017


Filed under Campus

It’s 11:44. Aaron Lu races out of the classroom and heads to Carlmont math teacher Dan Nyugen’s classroom. It’s time for the math contest. Every other Tuesday, math contests are held to give students an opportunity to obtain extra credit for their math grade. Each math contest is made up of six q...

Math contests encourage critical thinking

Math contests encourage critical thinking

Mike Carlson, Staff Writer

April 5, 2017


Filed under Campus

The Carlmont math department puts on math contests every other Tuesday at lunch in each math classroom. The contests are made up of six to seven questions that are geared towards increasing problem-solving skills and critical thinking. As one can see on each week's contest, the math contests are...

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