## How do I join World Maths Day?

How do I participate in World Maths Day? World Maths day is free for anyone to enter. If you have a current Mathletics subscription you can use that, just log in on the day. If you don’t, then you can sign up for a free World Maths Day account here.

**What are the prizes for World Maths Day?**

World Maths Day Prizes

- Playstation 5. Top Student in each Year/Grade
- World Maths Day trophy. Top 3 Students in each Year/Grade
- $250USD Voucher Top School in each Year/Grade

### What is the theme of 2021 International Day of Mathematics?

In 2021, the theme was Mathematics for a Better World. An overview of events can be found here. A new theme every year: Every year we will announce a new theme to flavor the celebration, spark creativity and bring light to connections between mathematics and all sorts of fields, concepts and ideas.

**On which date is World Maths Day celebrated?**

March 14

World Maths Day Around the World At its 205th session of the General Congress in November, 2019, Unesco officially initiated March 14 as the International Day of Mathematics.

#### Who is the father of mathematics?

Archimedes

Archimedes is known as the Father Of Mathematics. He lived between 287 BC – 212 BC.

**How do mathletics certificates work?**

By using Mathletics regularly, your child will be rewarded with points that can earn them a weekly certificate. These are stored in your My Awards area within the Student Console. Children should aim to earn 1,000 points per week to gain a certificate. Daily and weekly points are displayed here.

## Who is the Father of Mathematics?

**Why is 1729 a magic number?**

It is 1729. Discovered by mathemagician Srinivas Ramanujan, 1729 is said to be the magic number because it is the sole number which can be expressed as the sum of the cubes of two different sets of numbers. Ramanujanâ€™s conclusions are summed up as under: 1) 10 3 + 9 3 = 1729 and 2) 12 3 + 1 3 = 1729.

### Who is the Father of math?

Archimedes is known as the Father Of Mathematics. He lived between 287 BC – 212 BC. Syracuse, the Greek island of Sicily was his birthplace. Archimedes was serving the King Hiero II of Syracuse by solving mathematical problems and by developing interesting innovations for the king and his army.

**Who is Father of mathematics in India?**

Aryabhatta

Aryabhatta is the father of Indian mathematics. He was a great mathematician and astronomer of ancient India. His major work is known as Aryabhatiya. It consists of spherical trigonometry, quadratic equations, algebra, plane trigonometry, sums of power series, arithmetic.

#### Do my students need to register to participate in World Maths Day?

Great, there is no need to register. Your students can participate using their existing Mathletics logins. For more information, refer to our World Maths Day handbook, and make sure you receive all the essential details by signing up for communications here.

**What is World Maths Day?**

The World’s Largest Online Maths Competition Is Back! Time to prime those brains and flex those fingers: World Maths Day is back! On Wednesday, 23rd of March 2022, students across the globe will battle it out to discover who is the world’s strongest mathlete.

## How long does the World Maths Day competition last?

The World Maths Day competition will run for 48 hours – the event is live when it’s 7 March somewhere in the world. An online Hall of Fame will track points throughout the competition with prizes to be awarded to the top students and schools.

**How can my child take part in World Maths Day 2022?**

If you already have access to a Mathletics subscription, your student or child will automatically be able to take part in World Maths Day on March 23 2022. Just log in on the day and let the games begin!