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Competitions

Mental Gymnastics

Hosted by the Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Maximum number of teams = 30 (6 teams/slot)
Number of competitors per team is 3

RULES

Teams will compete against one another and against the clock. Each team will be made up of 2 or 3 students.

  • This is a team event demanding mental strength, agility and flexibility.
  • Each team will take part in three mini-competitions requiring different puzzle and problem solving skills.
  • Time is a factor so speed will count. Final standings will be based on each team's combined score for all three competitions.

Competitions (2016):

Note: Click on an event names
for more info

- Biotech to the Rescue!
- Chemical Forensics
- Civil Canada Arm
- Egg High Drop
- Global Water Challenge
- L.E.A.P.'s Keep it Hot
- Mechanical Transporter
- Mental Gymnastics
- Mini-Car Jump
- Oodles of Noodles
- Photonic Puzzles
- Physics Paper Triathlon
- Pictorial Essay
- Software Challenge
- Teachers Challenge
- The Speeding Brain
- Twists and Turns