THE FINALS


 

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.

Check out our MATHletes Challenge 2015 video recap

 

AWARDS PRESENTATION


 

SCHOOL WINNERS:


 

STUDENT WINNERS:


 

STUDENT TOP 10 FINISHERS:

 

COMPETITION FORMAT

The final consisted of 3 events to test participants maths knowledge:

  1. 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
  2. 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.
  3. LearnIT Team event: LearnIT are hard at work developing interactive, team-based projects that test MATHletes’ teamwork and collaboration skills.