Mathematics is not a spectator sport! The benefit of the Competition for participants is greatly enhanced by training and preparation. Schools which take some trouble in selecting their teams, and encourage participants to work through competition papers from previous years, always achieve better results in the Competition. A variety of training material is available: ## The UCT Mathematics Competition YearbookEvery year the UCT Mathematics Competition Yearbook contains all the question papers of that year, with full solutions, statistics and prizewinners. Order the UCT Mathematics Competition Yearbook
## Past UCT Mathematics Competition papersPapers from previous competitions are available online: UCT Mathematics Competition papers: 2016 ## A Mathlete's Training Guide
The Guide contains eight chapters on topics which are staples in maths competitions, including ratios and means, rates and time, number theory and probability. The 75-page booklet contains more that 120 problems, with hints and full solutions. Order A Mathlete's Training Guide
## Mathematical DigestMathematical Digest, a quarterly publication for high schools, was published from 1971 to 2014. Every issue contained a wide variety of topics, including maths olympiad and competition problems from all over the world. |