Los Angeles Math Circle

LAMC Calendar // 2017-2018 Academic Year. Jump to:

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AdvancedBeginnersBreaking Numbers into PartsEarly ElementaryHigh School IHigh School IIJunior Circle
10/8/2017
An exploration into the world of "perfect logicians". It is highly encouraged for students to right out the different cases possible for both the 3 and 5 hat variations.
Handouts: Hats and Doors
10/15/2017
An alternate method of multiplication based in binary numbers and the basic ideas of the distributive property.
Handouts: Handout
10/22/2017
Another alternate method of multiplication. Compare to previous week's handout.
Handouts: Handout
10/29/2017
An assortment of problems ranging from probability to rates to logic puzzles.
Handouts: Handout
11/5/2017
A look at how we can organize multiple relates sets of objects/people/things.
Handouts: Handout
11/12/2017
An introduction to permutations and combinations. The class started on page 6.
Handouts: Handout
11/19/2017
A second handout on permutations with some fun games involving switches based on diagonalizability.
Handouts: Handout | Solutions
12/3/2017
Handouts: Handout
12/10/2017
Handouts: Questions
1/14/2018
We will begin our exploration of game theory by starting with the example of subtraction games of varying subtraction sets.
Handouts: Handout