Delhi Public School held a “Monsoon Maths” Inter-School Festival at school Premises that saw the participation of 18 top schools of the city. While addressing students on the opening school principal quoted Albert Einstein who said –“Pure mathematics is, in its way, is the poetry of logical ways.”
The competitions were in two categories of mathematics Quiz and Mathematics working model contest. In the latter category students had to apply mathematical formula to arrive at conclusion in the current scenario.
D.A.V. International School took the winners trophy in Maths Model Making with their model Earthquakes and building structures while hosts DPS stood 2nd with a model of ratio of growth of population in co-relation with food and space and DAV Public school took the third position with its model vehicle movement .
In the Maths Quiz Spring Dales Senior School became the Winner, host DPS Amritsar – stood second and DAV Public School stood third .
Earlier, Mr. Ashish Arora, an Assistant Professor Maths, Punjab Technical University Kapurthala, graced the occasion as chief guest. While addressing participants the chief guest said, “It’s wonderful to organize a festival that aims at celebrating great ideas and problems in mathematics; otherwise, mathematics is seen as a dry subject and feared by most children.”
The principal adding to the comment said to inspire students to explore the richness and beauty of mathematics through activities that encourages collaborative, creative problem solving, makes Mathematics so easy and interesting.