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Published: 2/2/2014


MATHCOUNTS competition

Photos of this year's annual MATHCOUNTS competition at the University of Toledo, on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2014. The event, which pits teams of local junior high and middle school students against math problems as teams and individuals, is put on by the Toledo Society of Professional Engineers. Three teams and an additional six students will advance to the state competition, which will be held on March 8, 2014, in Columbus.

Braeden Murphy, 13, of Otsego Junior High School, reacts after incorrectly answering a question during the countdown portion of this year's annual MATHCOUNTS competition. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Braeden Murphy, 13, of Otsego Junior High School, reacts after incorrectly answering a question during the countdown portion of this ...
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William Xi, 12, of Perrysburg Junior High, right, joins other contestants onstage who placed in the countdown round. Xi, who took first place, had a score of 44 points out of a possible 46, meaning he incorrectly answered one question. Enlarge | Buy This Photo William Xi, 12, of Perrysburg Junior High, right, joins other contestants onstage who placed in the countdown round. Xi, who ...
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Julia Xiong, 13, of Perrysburg Junior High, center, gasps as she watches a question flash across the screen for another two constants. Julia placed 10th in the countdown portion of the competition. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Julia Xiong, 13, of Perrysburg Junior High, center, gasps as she watches a question flash across the screen for another ...
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Kaushy Gera, 11, of Sylvania's McCord Junior High, smiles after winning a round in the countdown portion. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Kaushy Gera, 11, of Sylvania's McCord Junior High, smiles after winning a round in the countdown portion.
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Teddy Walsh, 13, of Timberstone Junior High School, pauses in contemplation while attempting to answer a math question within 45 seconds. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Teddy Walsh, 13, of Timberstone Junior High School, pauses in contemplation while attempting to answer a math question within 45 ...
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Arman Serpen, 13, of Sylvania's Timberstone Junior High School, leaves the stage after competing. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Arman Serpen, 13, of Sylvania's Timberstone Junior High School, leaves the stage after competing.
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Sydnie Davis, 14, of Sylvania's McCord Junior High, left, and Kaushy Gera, 11, also of McCord Junior High, right, face off as they attempt to answer a mathematics question in 45 seconds. Davis placed ninth in the countdown round and is continuing on to the state competition. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Sydnie Davis, 14, of Sylvania's McCord Junior High, left, and Kaushy Gera, 11, also of McCord Junior High, right, face ...
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Freeman Gao, 13, of Sylvania's Timberstone Junior High School, celebrates after winning a round in the countdown portion. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Freeman Gao, 13, of Sylvania's Timberstone Junior High School, celebrates after winning a round in the countdown portion.
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Students use calculators to double check answers posed to other contestants. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Students use calculators to double check answers posed to other contestants.
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David Mulligan, 14, of Arbor Hills Junior High, left, races to answer a math question within 45 seconds. Enlarge | Buy This Photo David Mulligan, 14, of Arbor Hills Junior High, left, races to answer a math question within 45 seconds.
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