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WHAT DOES OLYMPIAD MEAN IN ENGLISH?
An Olympiad is a period of four years associated with the Olympic Games of the Ancient Greeks. During the Hellenistic period, beginning with Ephorus, it was used as a calendar epoch. By this reckoning, the first Olympiad lasted from the summer of 776 BC to that of 772 BC. By extrapolation to the Gregorian calendar, the 2nd year of the 698th Olympiad begins in mid-summer 2014. A modern Olympiad refers to a four-year period beginning January 1 of a year in which the Summer Olympics are due to occur. The first modern Olympiad began in 1896, the second in 1900, and so on.
The first definition of Olympiad in the dictionary is a staging of the modern Olympic Games. Other definition of Olympiad is the four-year period between consecutive celebrations of the Olympic Games; a unit of ancient Greek chronology dating back to 776 bc.Olympiad is also an international contest in chess, bridge, etc.
The translations of Olympiad from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Olympiad» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OLYMPIAD» OVER TIME
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Olympiad
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OLYMPIAD»
Discover the use of Olympiad in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Olympiad and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
The USSR Olympiad Problem Book: Selected Problems and ...
Over 300 challenging problems in algebra, arithmetic, elementary number theory and trigonometry, selected from the archives of the Mathematical Olympiads held at Moscow University.
D. O. Shklarsky, N. N. Chentzov, I. M. Yaglom, 2013
Lecture Notes on Mathematical Olympiad Courses: For Junior ...
This book serves as a useful textbook of mathematical Olympiad courses, or as a reference book for related teachers and researchers.
Jiagu Xu, 2010
Mathematical Olympiad Challenges
I strongly recommend this book for anyone interested in creative problem-solving in mathematics .It has already taken up a prized position in my personal library, and is bound to provide me with many hours of intellectual pleasure.
Titu Andreescu, Razvan Gelca, 2008
All we know about them is the name of the man who won the race. Over two and a half millennia later, it's about time somebody told the story. OLYMPIAD is an enthralling and beguiling historical novel full of adventure and misadventure.
Tom Holt, 2009
Inequalities: A Mathematical Olympiad Approach
This book is intended for the Mathematical Olympiad students who wish to prepare for the study of inequalities, a topic now of frequent use at various levels of mathematical competitions.
Radmila Bulajich Manfrino, José Antonio Gómez Ortega, Rogelio Valdez Delgado, 2009
Mathematical Olympiad Treasures
"I took great pleasure in reading Mathematical Olympiad Treasures, by Titu Andreescu and Bogdan Enescu. This book is the fruit of the prodigious activity of two well-known creators of mathematics problems in various mathematical journals.
Titu Andreescu, Bogdan Enescu, 2011
International Mathematical Olympiad: 1991-2004
This third volume features every question from 1991-2004, along with comprehensive solutions and multiple answers where applicable.
István Reiman, 2005
A Second Step to Mathematical Olympiad Problems
This book is also a must-read for coaches and instructors of mathematical competitions.
Derek Allan Holton, 2011
Selected Problems of the Vietnamese Mathematical Olympiad ...
To inspire and further challenge readers, we have gathered in this book problems of various degrees of difficulty of the VMO from 1962 to 2009.
Le Hai Chau, Hai Khoi Le, 2010
The Colorado Mathematical Olympiad and Further Explorations: ...
This book tells the history of the competition as well as an outline of all the problems and solutions that have been a part of the contest over the years.
Alexander Soifer, 2011
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OLYMPIAD»
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UVa Coach Helped Team USA Win International Mathematical …
He was overseas for the 56th International Mathematical Olympiad. For the first time in 21 years, the United States team came out on top of the ... «The Charlottesville Newsplex, Jul 15»
Indo-American Students Help US Win Math Olympiad After 21 Years
WASHINGTON – Two Indian-origin students have helped the US win the prestigious International Mathematical Olympiad after more than two ... «South Asian Link, Jul 15»
DPS girl Shristi stands first in Odisha in English Olympiad
Srishti Acharya, a student of Delhi Public School, Kalinga stood first in Odisha in the 5th International English Olympiad held during January ... «Odisha Sun Times, Jul 15»
Indo-American To Represent US In International Chemistry Olympiad
He scored high enough on local and national exams to earn an invitation last month to an Olympiad study camp at the Air Force Academy in ... «South Asian Link, Jul 15»
Chemistry Olympiad camp an 'intense' brain workout
After placing in the top 20 nationally in the Chemistry Olympiad, Curtis spent a couple of weeks competing against the best chemistry students ... «Livingston Daily, Jul 15»
7th Pan-Armenian Olympiad on Armenian Studies begins
The 7th Pan-Armenian Olympiad on Armenian Studies organized by The Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia started ... «Armenpress.am, Jul 15»
Kota student bags fourth consecutive medal in International Physics …
Sheshansh Agarwal won the silver medal at the International Physics Olympiad exam. He is the only student to have won 4 medals in the ... «PaGaLGuY, Jul 15»
Girls Are Rare At The International Math Olympiad
The six members of the U.S. team that won this year's International Math Olympiad (IMO) last week were all boys. And that's no fluke. Since the ... «FiveThirtyEight, Jul 15»
Fil-Am teen reaps 9 medals for PH at Int'l History Olympiad
The International History Olympiad is a new competition organized by The International History Bee and Bowl, which is designed to bring the ... «Inquirer.net, Jul 15»
ICAP to hold National Finance Olympiad 2015
KARACHI: The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) is organising the first ever National Finance Olympiad (NFO) 2015, ... «Daily Times, Jul 15»
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