Midland College Hosts MATHCOUNTS Competition 2/15/14
CBS 7 News
February 15, 2014
MIDLAND-Middle school Mathletes throughout the Permian Basin will be competing in the local chapter competition of MATHCOUNTS today.
The competition will be held at Midland College in the Carrasco Room, located inside of the Scharbauer Student Center.
Organizers of the competition say teachers and students have been preparing for it since the fall.
A total of 43 students from 7 different schools will be competing individually and as teams in written and face-paced oral matches.
The subjects covered will be algebra, probability, statistics and geometry. All winners will receive trophies and then advance to the state MATHCOUNTS finals on March 22, in Austin.
To learn more about MATHCOUNTS you can visit their website at www.mathcounts.org.