The Exploding Dots story starts at the very beginning of mathematics – it assumes nothing – and swiftly takes you on a wondrous journey through grade school arithmetic, polynomial algebra, and infinite sums to unsolved problems baffling mathematicians to this day.
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Contest Time - Win prizes, earn community service hours! Be a leader ->You can be responsible for having your hole school participate in #gmw2017, through the math video you make alone or with your friends!
Chance to win $500 for your school: register your school to participate in Global Math Week & share student created math video with #explodingdots on your school’s social media.
In order to enter the contest, you will need to submit your video on the Orlando Math Circle website by October 15 and also be willing to post your video publicly on social media during our virtual event on October 17. By entering the contest, you give the Orlando Math Circle permission to share and/or post your video on their social media outlets, with attribution.
The school which wins the $500 prize will be determined by a random drawing. In order to be eligible for the drawing schools or colleges must be located in Florida, be registered, and have an active math department, class, or teacher.
1st, 2nd, and 3rd prizes will be awarded based on merit. All videos will be rated by a panel of judges, and the videos with the highest score will receive placement. Judges decisions are final.
School must register for Global Math Project:
For school to be eligible for the $500 cash prize drawing sponsoring teacher or administrator from school must register for Global Math Week here:
Parent must register student:
For individual student to be eligible for prize, parents must sign consent and complete student registration form here