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Grades 8 -11. The Art of Problem Solving, Volume 1, is the classic problem solving textbook used by many successful MATHCOUNTS programs, and have been an important building block for students who, like the authors, performed well enough on the American Mathematics Contest series to qualify for the Math Olympiad Summer Program which trains students for the United States Int ...more
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Published August 1st 2006 by AoPS Incorporated
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By the time I had finished the two books a couple years ago, my life had changed. I had done fairly well in math classes throughout school, and being inclined I curiously looked towards rigorous books to learn calculus from such as Spivak. Naturally I could hardly get past the first problem. I was so disheartened and frightened by the idea of actually being challenged by a problem! These two books kickstarted my real love for mathematics and for challenging problems. If only my high school had a ...more
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Richard Rusczyk is one of the co-authors of the Art of Problem Solving textbooks, and author of Art of Problem Solving's Introduction to Algebra and Introduction to Geometry textbooks (Intermediate Algebra due to be published in early 2008). He is also one of the co-creators of the Mandelbrot Competition, and the Director of the USA Mathematical Talent Search. He was a participant in National MATH ...more
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