Bemidji State University Hosts the 46th Annual Northern MN Math Contest

BSUs 46th Northern Minnesote Math Contest

Bemidji State University’s Mathematics Program is hosting the 46th annual Northern Minnesota Math Contest on Oct. 23 from 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. in the Gillett Wellness Center. There will be approximately 750 high school students participating.

The contest includes:

  • A one-hour, 40-question, multiple-choice exam for 9th and 10th graders.
  • A one-hour, 40-question, multiple-choice exam for 11th and 12th graders.

Participating schools will compete in class A or AA, according to Minnesota High School League classification, for team awards. Team awards will be given to the top four teams in class A and the top two places in class AA in each division.

Plaques, medals and t-shirts are used as awards for team and individual winners.

• Dr. Heidi Hansen, director and associate professor of mathematics and computer science ; (218) 755-2820,

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