CEA holds Amazing Math Race Season 4
by: RP Denoso
February 15, 2018 – another fun-filled day for students, parents, guests, visitors and alumni as the Amazing Math Race Season 4 was hosted by CEA (Creative Educators’ Association. The race started at 9:00 am, held at the college lounge, with the rooms assigned as the stations.
Originally, said event was exclusive for college students only. Since the mood was so festive for almost a week since the start of the 40th Founding Anniversary of the institution, the race was opened to all. Selected students from both the Junior High School and Senior High School also registered in the race.
Participants were set by pairs. They all underwent an obstacle race where they had to solve mathematical problems posted in each station, under time pressure. Declared winners were: Andrea Kelly dela Cruz and Jerome S. Agustin, both from Senior High School. They were able to finish the race in less than 30 minutes. They were awarded cash prize. Other winners included Hans Ferraz and Leabel Tamayo, both from the Junior High School, and Aaron Castillon and Brian Valencia, from the Senior High School.
The event aimed to test the critical and logical thinking skills of the students, let them learn and embrace Mathematics. It also promoted a strong spirit of camaraderie among the participants. The whole race was wrapped up at 12:00 noon.