New York, New York (PRWEB) October 16, 2012
The 2012 Math Challenges are fully online mathematics competitions. Students K-12 are logging in at their public or private schools, home schools or individual home computers competing head to head with their peers. The first day of the Math Challenge features Curriculum Mathematics, where students are challenged with 50 mathematical concepts. On October 17 students use their mental arithmetic skills to participate in 100 live Mathletics Challenges. The Hall of Fame displays real time scoring for students, classes and schools according to the rules of the competition throughout both days of the event.
Winners of both American Math Challenge & LatinoAmerica Math Challenge receive a variety of prizes and recognition based on division, tops students, top classes and top schools. This year’s champions will receive an iPad and the prestigious opportunity to compete internationally in the World Math Day competition in March 2013.
2012 Mathletics competitions are proud to have two leading mathematics ambassadors Yusnier Viera and Scott Flansburg. Mr. Viera is president and founder of Spicy Math and is holder of the Guinness World Record in calendar calculations. He most recently competed in the 2012 Mental Calculation World Cup. Mr. Flansburg The Human Calculator is the Guinness World Record holder for being the Fastest Human Calculator. Both gentlemen share their passion and skill with children and adults throughout the US and around the world. They have appeared on programs featured on CNN, The Discovery Channel, Fox and NB C to name just a few. To schedule an interview with Mr. Flansburg or Mr. Viera please contact Andrew McKay: 610.507.1450; amcmckay12(at)gmail(dot)com