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Geometry

Academic Year Mathematics

Geometry introduces students to spatial thinking. Students learn to dissect complex geometrical configurations, applying what they’ve learned to arrive at key insights and novel understandings. Geometry problems are also tackled analytically by placing them on the Cartesian plane. In addition, we build the foundations for precalculus and calculus by introducing students to trigonometry. Many of the challenging problems from this course come from contests such as MATHCOUNTS, AMC 10, and AMC 12, with a few problems coming from even more advanced contests to stretch the strongest students.

Homework and exams

Students should expect to spend 1-3 hours on homework every week. Homework will be assigned and completed through the class website, where students receive immediate feedback on their work. Students will take three in-class exams throughout the course.

Textbook

The textbook for the course is Introduction to Geometry by Art of Problem Solving.

Hardcopy and lifetime digital access to the online version of the textbook are included in the tuition and fees of this course.

Syllabus


Schedule in 2023-24

All times Eastern.

Saturday
12:30 – 2:15pm
Aug. 26 – June 1
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Sunday
12:30 – 2:15pm
Aug. 27 – June 2
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Tuesday
4:30 – 6:15pm
Aug. 29 – May 21
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Wednesday
6:45 – 8:30pm
Aug. 30 – May 22
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Thursday
6:45 – 8:30pm
Aug. 31 – May 23
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Friday
6:45 – 8:30pm
Sep. 1 – May 24
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Sample Problems

Below are examples of some of the types of problems that students will encounter in our Geometry course.

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