Math 5000 Putnam Seminar
Bestvina, Henryk Hecht
Office: JWB 210
Office Hours: after class or by appointment
Problem Solving Strategies, by Arthur Engel,
The Art and Craft of Problem Solving, by Paul Zeitz
Problem Solving Through Problems, by Loren Larson
Winning Solutions, by Lozansky and Rousseau
also many other resources on the web.
Time: Th 10:45-11:35
Room: LCB 218
course is a preparation for the William Lowell Putnam
Competition and for the Intermountain
Math Contest. In a typical class we will be solving
problems of the kind that typically come up in math contests.
The students taking the class are expected to have passion for
thinking about math.
You can contact me by email.