Oral Topics for 2017-2018

  • Meet 1: Networks. Source: For All Practical Purposes by COMAP, 6th edition, Chapter 1
  • Meet 2: Generating Functions. NO CALCULATOR ALLOWED -- Source: Intermediate Counting and Probability (Art of Problem Solving) by David Patrick, Chapter 14
  • Meet 3: Inversion. Source: Circle Inversions and Applications to Euclidean Geometry by Kenji Kozai and Shlomo Libeskind, Chapters 0 - 2. -- Available here: http://jwilson.coe.uga.edu/EMT600/Libeskind.Kozai.Inversion.pdf -- Supplementary Source (lots of problems and solutions): A Decade of the Berkeley Math Circle, edited by Z. Stankova and T. Rike, Session 1
  • Meet 4: Markov Chains. Sections 9.1-9.2 (Markov Chains) of Tan, Finite Mathematics for the Managerial, Life and Social Sciences, 11th Edition 2015 (ISBN 9781275464657)