PUTNAM TRAINING AND RESOURCES
Fall 2019

Location: Lunt 104
 
Day/Time: Tue and Thu 6:30pm-7:30pm
 


TRAINING SESSIONS

Unless otherwise specified all sessions are in Lunt 104.

SCHEDULE

Tuesday Thursday
Oct 8

6:30pm-7:30pm - Wenyuan Li - Combinatorics
- Sample problems - Solutions
 
Oct 10

6:30pm-7:30pm - Dmitry Tamarkin - Linear Algebra
- Sample Problems
 
Oct 15

6:30pm-7:30pm - Miguel A. Lerma - Induction, Recurrences
- Sample problems: Induction, Recurrences

- Summary of theoretical results (skip if you are already familiar with the theory): Induction, Recurrences
 
Oct 17

6:30pm-7:30pm - Elton Hsu - Analysis - Sample problems
 
Oct 22

6:30pm-7:30pm - Miguel A. Lerma - Inequalities
- Sample problems - Main Inequalities (summary)
 
Oct 24

6:30pm-7:30pm - Dmitry Tamarkin - Linear Algebra
- Sample Problems
 
Oct 29

6:30pm-7:30pm - Miguel A. Lerma - Generating Functions, Telescoping
- Sample problems: Generating Functions, Telescoping


 
Oct 31

6:30pm-7:30pm - Dmitry Tamarkin
- Sample Problems
 
Nov 5

6:30pm-7:30pm - Elton Shu
 
Nov 7

6:30pm-7:30pm - Miguel A. Lerma
- Number Theory - Sample Problems
-
Brief Introduction to Number Theory
 
Nov 12

6:30pm-7:30pm - Wenyuan Li - Sample problems - Solutions
 
Nov 14

6:30pm-7:30pm - Miguel A. Lerma
- Probability - Sample Problems

 
Nov 19

6:30pm-7:30pm - Elton Hsu
 
Nov 21

6:30pm-7:30pm - Miguel A. Lerma
- Pigeonhole Principle - Sample Problems

 
Nov 26

6:30pm-7:30pm - Wenyuan Li - Sample problems - Solutions
Nov 28

No training session today,
Thanksgiving vacation.
 
Dec 3

6:30pm-7:30pm - Instructor - Dmitry Tamarkin
 
Dec 5

6:30pm-7:30pm - Instructor Miguel A. Lerma - Easy Putnam Problems - Problems - Solutions

 

 

Annoucement in Math calendar

 

Links

Collections of Problems

Bibliography