MATHletes Challenge 2015 All-Ireland Winners
The MATHletes Challenge 2015 All-Ireland Championship Final took place on Saturday, May 2nd at Dublin City University. Over €40,000 in prizes were awarded throughout the Challenge, including trophies, iPads, chromebooks, Lego education workshops & classroom materials, and €10,000 in university scholarships thanks to Dublin City University. Check out our full list of individual and school winners, as 8 individuals and 4 schools were crowned MATHletes All-Ireland 2015 Champions.
STUDENT TOP 10 FINISHERS:
The final consisted of 3 events to test participants maths knowledge:
- Khan Academy Time Trials: Similar to the focus exercises, competitors will receive a list of recommended exercises in Khan Academy. They will complete as many MATHletes-recommended exercises as possible in the allotted time, testing MATHletes’ speed and agility to respond to a range of maths topics
- Problem Set Marathon: MATHletes will be given a problem set with questions similar to those in the Weekly Challenges. These will test MATHletes’ endurance and critical thinking as they apply their maths skills from Khan Academy to a range of scenarios and problems.
- LearnIT Team event: LearnIT are hard at work developing interactive, team-based projects that test MATHletes’ teamwork and collaboration skills.
2015 All-IRELAND FINAL
PROBLEM SETS & ANSWER KEYS: