Do you consider yourself a deep thinker? Do you wonder about the greater issues that impact society? If so, enter the Philosophy Slam contest for grades 9-12. Students are provided a prompt to address in essay form. This is a great opportunity to articulate complex ideas to a greater audience with opportunity for web publication if selected.
Project Euler: Math and Computer Programming Challenges
Project Euler is "a series of challenging mathematical/computer programming problems that will require more than just mathematical insights to solve. Although mathematics will help you arrive at elegant and efficient methods, the use of a computer and programming skills will be required to solve most problems. The motivation for starting Project Euler, and its continuation, is to provide a platform for the inquiring mind to delve into unfamiliar areas and learn new concepts in a fun and recreational context."
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