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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
( April 20, 1998)
SDSM& T TO HOST WEST RIVER MATH CONTEST APRIL 25
Several hundred students from area schools are expected to compete in the 48th Annual West River Math Contest on Saturday, April 25, at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology. The event will begin with a general meeting at 9: 30 a. m. in the New Gym, followed by testing sessions from 10: 00 to 11: 30 a. m. The awards ceremony will be held at 1: 00 p. m. in the Electrical Engineering/ Physics Building, Room 252.
The schools are divided into two classes based on enrollment. Students compete in five contest divisions. The divisions are separated according to subject matter and include Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, Advanced Math and Masters. Members of SDSM& T’s Mathematics and Computer Science Department prepare and score the tests.
The top five students in each division will be awarded medals and the overall winner in each division will receive a trophy. In addition an award will be given to the top school in each class. For additional information, contact Julie Dahl at 355- 3456 or leave a message at 394- 2471.
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