Frequently asked questions
What is Mathlathon 2019?
Mathlathon 2019 is an online Math Challenge scheduled to be conducted three times in the year 2019-20 starting from October 2019, then in December and last in February 2020 . Students can schedule a time anytime between the 1st to 15th of every month and can participate from the comfort of their homes. Results will be published on the 21st of the month in which the test was taken.
How do I enroll for Mathlathon?
You can participate in Mathlathon by visiting the enroll page. You can choose to take part in 1 or 3 Mathlathons. The Mathlathons are conducted in the months of October, December and February of the academic year 2019-2020.
What kind of payment options are available for participating in Mathlathon?
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Why do you have three Mathlathons?
Students will have multiple chances to show case their talent. They also stand a chance to win the Grand Final Prize if they take part in more than 1 Mathlathon.
Do I have to take part in all the three Mathlathons?
If you want to be considered for the Grand Final prize, you have to take part in atleast 2 Mathlathons.
Do I get a prize even if I take part in one Mathlathon?
You will receive a gold, silver or bronze medal if you finish in top three in any Mathlathon. However, to be considered for the Grand Final Prize, you have to take part in atleast 2 Mathlathons and finish in top 3.
How are the winners for the Grand Prize selected?
The scores of the best 2 Mathlathons out of 3 are selected for every child. The average for the same is calculated. The top three students in each grade are awarded with Grand Prize and medal. If a student takes part only in one Mathlathon, he/she will not be considered for the Grand Prize. If there is a tie in the score, the student who has taken lesser time to complete the Mathlathon will be chosen over the other. If there is a tie in score and time, both the students will be announced as winners and prize amount will be equally shared among the students.