Together with Prof. Miodrag Iovanov I will run the preparation class for the 76th Putnam Mathematical Competition
All the meetings will take place in the MacLean Hall, Room 221, every Wednesday from 4:00pm-5:30pm
Here, and here you can find some solutions to the previous exams
**Below is a tentative schedule for the remaining part of the semester:**

09/2/2014- Organizatorial meeting
09/9/2014- Algebra (Problems)
09/16/2014- Algebra (Problems)
09/23/2014- Algebra (Problems)
09/30/2014- Polynomials and number theory (Problems)
10/7/2014- Polynomials and number theory
10/22/2014- Combinatorics and Probability (Problems)
10/28/2014- Combinatorics and Probability
11/5/2014- Real Analysis
11/12/2013- Real Analysis
11/19/2013- Real Analysis
11/26/2013- Practice exams
12/3/2013- Practice exams
### UI Students Previous Years Results

**2015**: Patrick Hiatt (31 points, rank 146.5)
Noah Kaufmann (11 points, rank 640.5)

Keshav Sutrave (11 points, rank 640.5)

Bing Yue (10 points, rank 945)

**University of Iowa team national ranking**: 27

**2014**: Patrick Hiatt (22 points, rank 623.5)

Sanjay Kumar (20 points, rank 833)

Noah Kaufmann (13 points, rank 1170)

**2013**: Bradley Nutter (20 points, rank 597)

Wade Bloomquist (10 points, rank 1324)