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Author Topic: Dr. Titu Andreescu's commnets about my book "50 AMC Lectures "  (Read 1987 times)


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Dr. Titu Andreescu's commnets about my book "50 AMC Lectures "
« on: October 05, 2015, 12:48:18 PM »

While the books in this series are primarily designed for AMC competitors, they contain the most essential and indispensable concepts used throughout middle and high school mathematics. Some featured topics include key concepts such as equations, polynomials, exponential and logarithmic functions in Algebra, various synthetic and analytic methods used in Geometry, and important facts in Number Theory.

The topics are grouped in lessons focusing on fundamental concepts. Each lesson starts with a few solved examples followed by a problem set meant to illustrate the content presented. At the end, the solutions to the problems are discussed with many containing multiple methods of approach.

I recommend these books to not only contest participants, but also to young, aspiring mathletes in middle school who wish to consolidate their mathematical knowledge. I have personally used a few of the books in this collection to prepare some of my students for the AMC contests or to form a foundation for others.

By Dr. Titu Andreescu
US IMO Team Leader (1995 2002)
Director, MAA American Mathematics Competitions (1998 2003)
Director, Mathematical Olympiad Summer Program (1995 2002)
Coach of the US IMO Team (1993 2006)
Member of the IMO Advisory Board (2002 2006)
Chair of the USAMO Committee (1996 2004)
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