Wednesday, May 09, 2007

And the winners are...... the First Annual Slate Valley Mathematics Contest, everyone was a winner!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1

This is the First Slate Valley mathematics Contest...held at Green Mountain College...

...although the number of entrants was small, the participants were all eager to solve some nice mathematics problems.

We had two teams each from Whitehall, NY and from Poultney.

The contest consisted of:

A. An opened ended team question, 20 points

B. Individual rounds in the following:

1. Arithmetic,

2. Algebra I,

3. Geometry, 3 questions each, 1, 2, 3 pts respectively, and
C. A Final Team Rounds conssiting of 5 problems.
Thanks to Prof. Jim Wright and Jesse Pyles of GMC for providing the assistance to put this together.
And of course, all the team members and coaches who made this event a success...
We made an effort to get the DC Rally Riders over for a BBQ and Potluck...

...guess who made it--Carol! Wow!!!!!

Who ever heard of Sadies? Only Carol!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1

Plus, Bob and Marlene, easy riders that they are!

Jennifer from GMC came later...

...where was Sanjukta? Rita, Mac...and the others?

Next time, next semester...

Ashley and Erik made a quick trip to Poultney from Connecticut to see Ashley's sister at GMC...

...glad you enjoyed your stay here... was breakfast?...I had to leave early for a church-related announcement...

And get a load of this...Ashley is a TRIPLET! Wow, we've never met a triplet; what a treat!!

Come a visit us again!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Some nice wildflowers in the area...

...Buffy and her new brood!