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Math Circles Presentations

Math Circles lessons from prior years have been organized by themes. A lesson may have more than one theme. These resources are provided for both students and teachers. Please use them!

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2023-2024 Materials Number Sense Geometry & Measurement Algebra Data Management Computational Thinking

2023 - 2024 Weekly Presentations and Exercises


Fall 2023
Grade 6
Week 1 - Area, Volume, and Optimization [Lesson, Problem Set, Solutions]

Week 2 - Conic Sections [Problem Set, Worksheet]

Week 3 - Newton's Second Law [Lesson, Problem Set, Solutions]

Week 4 - BCC Preparation [Lesson]

Week 5 - Inequalities and Absolute Values [Lesson, Problem Set, Solutions]

Week 6 - Encryption [Lesson, Problem Set, Solutions]

Week 7 - Matrices [Lesson, Problem Set, Solutions]

Week 8 - Jeopardy [Slides]

Grade 7/8
Week 1 - Constructable Numbers [Lesson, Problem Set, Solutions]

Week 2 - Platonic Solids [Lesson, Problem Set, Solutions]

Week 3 - Intro to Proofs [Lesson, Problem Set, Solutions]

Week 4 - BCC Preparation [Lesson]

Week 5 - Geometric Sequences [Lesson, Problem Set, Solutions]

Week 6 - Types of Numbers [Lesson, Problem Set, Solutions]

Week 7 - Parabolas [Lesson, Problem Set, Solutions]

Week 8 - Jeopardy [Slides]

Grade 9/10
Week 1 - Euclidean and non-Euclidean Geometry [Lesson & Problems]

Week 2 - Euclidean and non-Euclidean Geometry [Lesson]

Week 3 - Euclidean and non-Euclidean Geometry [Lesson]

Week 4 - Graph Theory [Lesson, Problem Set, Solutions]

Week 5 - Graph Theory [Lesson, Problem Set, Solutions]

Week 6 - Number Theory [Lesson, Problem Set]

Week 7 - Number Theory [Lesson, Problem Set]

Week 8 - Number Theory [Lesson, Problem Set]

Grade 11/12
Week 1 - Digital Signal Processing [Lesson, Solutions]

Week 2 - Signal Processing [Lesson, Solutions]

Week 3 - Signal Processing [Lesson, Solutions]

Week 4 - P-adic Numbers [Lesson, Problem Set, Solutions]

Week 5 - P-adic Numbers [Lesson, Problem Set, Solutions]

Week 6 - Grover's Algorithm [Lesson Part 1, Lesson Part 2]


Winter 2024
Grade 6
Week 1 - Divisibility [Lesson, Problem Set, Solutions]

Week 2 - Knights and Knaves [Lesson, Problem Set, Solutions]

Week 3 - Arithmetic Sequences [Lesson, Problem Set, Solutions]

Grade 7/8
Week 1 - Pigeonhole Principle [Lesson, Problem Set, Solutions]

Week 2 - Trigonometric Ratios [Lesson, Problem Set, Solutions]

Week 3 - Graph Isomorphisms [Lesson, Problem Set, Solutions]

Grade 9/10
Week 1 - Intro to Combinatorics [Lesson, Problem Set, Solutions]

Week 2 - Intro to Combinatorics [Lesson, Problem Set, Solutions]

Week 2 - Combinatorics (Pascal's Triangle) [Lesson, Problem Set, Solutions]

Grade 11/12
Week 1 - From Matrices to Neural Networks [Lesson, Problem Set, Solution]

Week 2 - Limits [Problem Set, Problem Set], Solution]