Redeemer Wins UQ Regional Year 7 and 8 Maths Quiz

The Redeemer first team has won both the District and Regional level of the University of Queensland and QAMT Year 7 and 8 Maths Quiz. 

This competition involves teams of 3 competing against various other schools across the District and then Region to solve complex Maths questions over 5 rounds. The questions include estimation, speed, individual and team problem solving and general Maths knowledge. Having won at District and then at Regionals, Redeemer students will now be competing remotely at the State finals against 16 other schools from Brisbane, Logan, North Queensland, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast and South-West Country Queensland. 

Congratulations to the following students who have placed first at the District and Regional competitions and have been awarded a medal and certificate as they head to State finals.

  • Year 7: Zibin Wang;            
  • Year 8: Sam Dewan and Swathi Bukkapatinam

A special mention to the second Redeemer team who, after being beaten by Redeemer firsts at District level then, unofficially outscored the Redeemer first team by 1½ points in the next round. Congratulations also to the second Redeemer team as follows. 

  • Year 7: Eric Neumann
  • Year 8: Justin Wu and Lillian Chiang

 Mrs Usmany, Senior Maths Teacher

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