Posts Tagged ‘Mathematics’

9-year-old boy passes university-level maths exam

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 11, 2019
The Mathematics Certification Institute of Japan on Tuesday said a 9-year-old boy from the Western Japanese province of Hyogo has passed a university-level maths exam.According to the Kyodo news agency, the institute said Shogo Ando had been studying for the exam for two years and intended to use his mathematical skills for the betterment of […]

Nigeria’s Ufot Ekong Solves 30-Year-Old Maths Question in Japan

by Breaking Timeson June 9, 2015
A Nigerian student has broken a 30-year-old maths equation and achieved the highest grades at a university in Japan for 50 years. Ufot Ekong, who studied at Tokai University in Tokyo, achieved a first class degree in electrical engineering and scored the best marks at the university since 1965, the Flotilla Magazine reported. He began his success […]