Math Olymon

Olymon (the Mathematics Olympiads Correspondence Program) is a problems correspondence program for secondary students sponsored jointly by the Canadian Mathematical Society and the Mathematics Department of the University of Toronto. Currently, a Problem of the Week is posed and secondary students are invited to submit solutions for grading. It is intended to provide students with some background mathematics and experience and feedback on solving and writing up solutions for problems.

Students can get on the mailing list for the weekly Olymon aannouncement by contacting Professor Edward Barbeau at or check back weekly on this site.

The International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) is the World Championship Mathematics Competition for High School students and is held annually in a different country. The first IMO was held in 1959 in Romania, with 7 countries participating. It has gradually expanded to over 90 countries from 5 continents.

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