SMEC Results

SMS Euler 300th Anniversary Essay Competition 2007

  • To expose students to the history of mathematics, in particular, the contribution of the great mathematician Leonhard Euler.
  • To recognize and emphasize the importance of history of mathematics in the full appreciation of the subject.

Winners List

Category A

Prize WinnersSchoolTitle
1stOng LishanRaffles Girls’ School
The Story of Leonhard Euler
2ndIan Tan Hwa Chong Institution
Leonhard Euler
3rdTan Li Hong,
Yap Nian Fang Melody, Joann Ong Si Lin
Paya Lebar Methodist Girls’ School (Secondary)Leonhard Euler

Category B

1st Wong Qi Han Hwa Chong
Leonhard Euler: A Modern
Mathematical Exposition
2ndK. Divakar RaoXinmin
Leonhard Euler: A Unique,
Indelible Mortal
3rdYoung-Sang LeeUnited
Greatest Figure of the Greatest Subject: Leonhard Euler of

Category C

1st Jezreel NgHwa Chong Institution Euler’s Work in Analysis: Logarithms and Factorials
2ndCai Jiashen,
Chok Yi Da,
Lee Boon Kiat
Raffles Junior CollegeLeonhard Euler: Traversing through Graph Theory
3rdTeh Ming HwangNational Junior CollegeDefining Euler: Beyond the Mathematics
3rdLee Chang YangVictoria Junior CollegeAn Exposition of Euler