- The Beginners Group and the Elementary Group meet on Saturdays from 9:00 – 10:00.
- The Intermediate Group and the Advanced Group meet on Saturdays from 10:30 – 12:00.
- All groups meet in Phillips Hall rooms 206 and 208.
This schedule is tentative and may be changed.
|Date||Beginners Group Topic||Elementary Group Topic||Intermediate Group Topic||Advanced Group Topic|
|Saturday, Jan 14 (basketball Saturday)||Polygons||Coounting, Part 1||Line Segments||The Game of Hackenbush, Part 1|
|Saturday, Jan 21||Circles||Counting, Part 2||Measuring Angles||Hackenbush and Other Games|
|Saturday, Jan 28||Triangles||Counting, Part 3||Triangle Inequality||Patterns in Pascal’s Triangle|
|Saturday, Feb 4||Math Circle will not meet.|
|Saturday, Feb 11||Triangular Numbers||Greatest Common Factors, Part 1||A Taste of Moscow||Groups and Symmetry, Part 1|
|Saturday, Feb 18 (basketball Saturday)||Games and Puzzles||Greatest Common Factors, Part 2||A Taste of Moscow, Part 2||Groups and Symmetry, Part 2|
|Saturday, Feb 25||Counting||Math Auction||Counting, Part 1||Groups and Symmetry, Part 3: 15-Puzzle and Rubik’s Cube|
|Saturday, March 4||Math Circle will not meet.|
|Saturday, March 11||Anagrams||The Game of Spot It||Counting, Part 2||Problem Solving Strategies|
|Saturday, March 18||Cryptarithms||Lattice Squares and Triangles||Proofs||Lattice Polygons and Pick’s Theorem|
|Saturday, March 25||Tesselations||Farey Sequences and Ford Circles|
|Saturday, Apr 1 SPRING BREAK – No Math Circle|
|Saturday, April 8||Math Art, Part 1||Matrices|
|Saturday, April 15||Math Art, Part 2||Knot Coloring|
|Saturday, Apr 22||Science Expo at UNC – Please come visit our table anytime between 10:00 and 3:00!|
|Saturday, April 29||Julia Robinson Math Festival 10:00 – 1:00 in the Carolina Union Great Hall|
Many of the problems we choose come from books in the MSRI-AMS Mathematical Circles Library.