- 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.
- We normally meet in Phillips Hall rooms 206 and 208. Room changes are noted below.
This schedule is tentative and may be changed.
Sunday, May 19Julia Robinson Math Festival.
|Date||Beginners Group Topic||Elementary Group Topic||Intermediate Group Topic||Advanced Group Topic|
|Saturday, Jan 12
|Tiling||The Game of Criss Cross||Euler Characteristic||The Game of Nim|
|Saturday, Jan 19||Math Circle will not meet.|
|Saturday, Jan 26||Math Auction||Alien Arithmetic, Part 1||Free the Clones||Multiplicative Number Theoretic Functions, Part 1|
|Saturday, Feb 2||Math Circle will not meet.|
|Saturday, Feb 9
|Runaway Digits||Alien Arithmetic, Part 2||Compositions||Multiplicative Number Theoretic Functions, Part 2|
|Saturday, Feb 16||Math Circle will not meet.|
|Saturday, Feb 23
|Encrypted Problems||Alien Arithmetic, Part 3||Knots and Knot Coloring||Derangements|
|Saturday, March 2||Math Circle will not meet.|
|Saturday, March 9
|Math Auction 2||Math Auction||Dr. B’s favorite contest math problems||The Taming of Infinity (AoPS guest speaker Katie Greene)|
|Saturday, March 16||Math Circle will not meet.|
|Saturday, March 23||Combinatorics, Part 1||Math Games, Part1||Fourth Dimension||Alternative Number Systems (complex, quaternions, octonions)|
|Saturday, March 30||Math Circle will not meet.|
|Saturday, April 2||Math Circle will not meet – Science Expo on campus today from 11:00 – 4:00|
|Saturday, April 13||Combinatorics, Part 2||Math Games, Part 2||Pascal’s Triangle||
|Saturday, April 20||Math Circle will not meet.|
|Saturday, April 27||Math Auction||Math Games, Part 2, Continued||Knowledge about Knowledge||MERLIN magic squares and generalizations|
|Sunday, May 19
1:00 – 4:00
|Julia Robinson Math Festival|
Many of the problems we choose come from books in the MSRI-AMS Mathematical Circles Library.