FDTC TECHNICAL MATHEMATICS COMPETITION

The 20th Annual Technical Mathematics Competition  will be held Friday, March 18, 2016 at SiMT on the Florence-Darlington Technical College Campus.  The competition is sponsored by the FDTC Educational Foundation.
PURPOSE
  • To increase awareness of the math skills needed for today’s jobs.

  • To promote the “team” concept for solving problems.

  • To emphasize solving authentic workplace problems.

  • To recognize students who will be tomorrow’s technicians.

  • To grow the economy of the Pee Dee through a more math literate workforce.

COMPETITION ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
  • Any public or private high school in Darlington, Florence or Marion counties may sponsor one team.
  • All team members must be currently enrolled 9th - 12th graders who have not taken or who are not currently taking calculus.
  • Each team must have a minimum of three or a maximum of four student members and a faculty sponsor.
  • Each high school’s team must be finalized by a published date . No substitutions after this time. No alternates may be used during the competition.
CONTACT INFORMATION

Contest Co-Directors:

Debi McCandrew, Math Department Chair
843.661.8343
Debi.McCandrew@fdtc.edu

Cindy Rallings
843.661.8059
Cynthia.Rallings@fdtc.edu