Vietnamese students win at APMOPS 2019

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Vietnamese students won five gold medals at the 2019 Asia-Pacific Mathematical Olympiad for Primary Schools (APMOPS 2019), held at Hwa Chong Institution, Singapore, on June 1.

The Vietnamese delegation gains the 2nd position in the competition. (Photo: vnexpress)

The Vietnamese delegation gains the 2nd position in the competition. (Photo: vnexpress)

The Vietnamese delegation also gained the second position in the competition after host Singapore.
Award-winning students come from the Hanoi Star Secondary School, Hanoi Amsterdam High School, and Ngo Gia Tu Secondary School in Hai Phong.
The Asia Pacific Mathematical Olympiad for Primary Schools (APMOPS), organised by Hwa Chong Institution, is an annual event that sets out to generate greater interest in Mathematics among pupils in primary schools and sharpening their problem-solving skills.
The Singapore Mathematical Olympiad for Primary School (SMOPS) was inaugurated in 1990. The first round is usually held in early April. Top scorers for the first round of competition from local and overseas centers will be invited to the Invitation Round of APMOPS APMOPS held in the last week of the semestral school term in Singapore to compete for the top positions.

By PHAN THAO – Translated by Kim Khanh

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