Mathematical Association of Tasmania

PO Box 5096

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ML Urquhart Mathematics Competition

An annual problem solving competition for students in Grades 11 and 12.

This Competition is for nominated Year 11 and 12 students and is named in honour of the late ML (Mac) Urquhart, Foundation Chairman of MAT and former Reader in Mathematics at the University of Tasmania. Held in August each year this Competition is the most mathematically demanding of competitions conducted by the Association. Students have three hours in which to attempt five questions. The winner of the Competition receives the Urquhart Medal, a framed certificate and prize money. Certificates and money are also awarded to students deserving of an Honourable Mention. The date for the ML Urquhart Mathematics Competition in 2017 is to be confirmed.