The Department of Education and Training in Hanoi and Maths Association yesterday gave prizes to 329 students who bagged the 13th Hanoi Open Maths Competition 2016 (HOMC 2016) at Chu Van An Senior High School.
The competition organizers gave 36 first prized, 104 second prizes and 189 third prizes to winning students.
Taking place in two days March 12 and 13, HOMC 2016 attracted nearly 1,000 students from gifted senior and junior high schools in 47 cities and provinces across the city. The competition was held in Hanoi, the highlands province of Dak Lak and the Mekong delta province of Dong Thap.
706 students from 23 northern provinces sat for the competition in Chu V an An Senior High School, including 305 senior high school students and 401 junior high school students.
Since 2004, annual HOMC has been held to attract students across the country. Questions and answers are written in English. The competition aims to help students improve learning their English in Maths in gifted schools.