Maths Olympiad Contest Problems (Volume 1)
by Dr George Lenchner
Australian Edition. © 2005.
ISBN : 978-0-9757316-0-4
285 pages. $39.95 plus postage.
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Contains APSMO Maths Olympiad questions prior to 1996
"A treasure of non-routine problems for primary and junior secondary students"
A valuable resource for teachers or parents who want to give more non-routine problem solving experiences to their children.
An important resource in school libraries or in the personal library of any student
The book contains:
- a rich variety of problems with multiple solution methods
- general advice on problem solving illustrating the use of various problem solving strategies with sample problems and their solutions
- 80 Olympiads, each of five problems, designed for interschool competitions, specifically the Mathematical Olympiads
- Answers, Hints and Solutions. Often more than one solution method is shown
The book is aimed at students in school Years 4 to 8, but is suitable for anyone wishing to improve their problem solving abilities.