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2023 Kossack Exam

Date and time:
Online through elc

The 2023 Kossack Prize calculus exam will be given on Saturday-Sunday April 1,2. The exam will be online this year. It will be given on elc using lockdown browser.

The awards for the top three finishers will consist of certificates and modest cash prizes (totaling about $300), to be presented at the Mathematics Department Awards Day on April  18 2023

Any undergraduate student who has not taken the test before and who will have completed MATH 2260, MATH 2310H, MATH 2410 or 2410H in any semester after spring 2022 (including spring 2023 is eligible. Any first-year student who earned AP credit for MATH 2260 during fall 2022 is also eligible. The exam is based on the standard topics in MATH 2250-2260, but not including sequences, series, or vectors. See the webpage

Kossack Topics

Kossack Exam 2006

Students interested in taking the Kossack Prize exam should register with Lenny Chastkofsky by sending an email to lchast @ The email registration should include: name, student I.D. number, phone number, e-mail address, major, list of calculus courses taken (including semester, year, instructor's name, and grade). This should be done no later than  March 24, 2023.


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