Mathematics Enrichment, 2018-2019 Intermediate Group: TY-s, returning 3rd years, new 5th year students.

                Note: 3rd year students who have attended 1 year of Junior Maths Enrichment are welcome to join the 4th and 5th year students in the Intermediate Group.

                Some changes in topics/lecturers may occur from week to week. 

                Saturdays, 10:00-13:00, Western Gateway Building room G01

Date

 Lectures:   Click on titles to download resources

  Exercises:                               Click on titles to download resources

Topic

Staff

Topic                         

Tutors

12-16 Nov

IrMO Round 1 - Students selected by schools based on the Round 1 results are invited to join the programme.

24th  Nov

Pigeonhole Principle

 

Pigeonhole Principle

 

1st     Dec

Number theory                                              

 

Number theory                                                                                                                              

 

8th  Dec

Number theory                                              

 

Number theory                                                                                                                              

 

16th Dec – 5th Jan

No class

 

No class

 

12th Jan 

Combinatorics

 

Mastermind

 

19th Jan 

Combinatorics 

 

In-Class Review and Combinatorics1

 

26thJan

Induction I /Induction II          

 

Induction and Sums

 

2nd   Feb

Algebra    

 

Algebra

 

9th Feb

Geometry

 

Geometry   

 

16th Feb 

EGMO selection     

10:00-13:00

2018 Solutions

 

23rd Feb 

No class

No class

 

2nd March

Number Theory         

 

Number Theory

 

9th March

Number Theory         

 

Number Theory

 

16th March

Geometry lectures and

properties I, II and III

 

Angle Chasing

 

23rd March

Quadratics

 

Quadratics and Inequalities

 

30th March

AM-GM-HM  Inequalities 

 

Inequalities2

 

6th April

  Purple Comet international team competition

13th April

Modular Arithmetic                                                                                                       

 

Modular Arithmetic

 

20th Feb 

No class

No class

 

 

27th April

Geometry  

 

Geometry of parallels

Cyclic Geometry

 

4th May

Polynomials

 

Polynomials 2Polynomials 1

 

11th May

IrMO

10:00-13:00

IrMO

14:00-17:00

Saturday, 25th  May

Aula Maxima

Awards

IrMO Award Ceremony

 

 The top 4 female students in the EGMO selection will be invited to participate in the

 European Girls Mathematical Olympiad on 7-13 April in Kyiv, Ukraine.

  The top 6 students at the Irish Mathematical Olympiad will be invited to participate in the

  60th International Mathematical Olympiad which will take place in Bath, UK during 14-22 July, 2019.

   A larger group of students making the IrMO roll of honour will become part of the Irish Olympiad squad and will be able to

  take part in training camps and special remote training sessions in preparation for the IMO in 2019.