35 students from UCMAS-Kuwait participate in Dubai Competition
Thirty five students from UCMAS Kuwait (Abacus Mental Arithmetic) participated in the 21st UCMAS International Competition 2016 hosted by UCMAS - UAE in Dubai recently. The international competition is an annual event organized by UCMAS Education Group, Malaysia with thousands of learners from over 50 countries competing every year.
In Visual competition 11-year-old Omar Mansour won 2nd place in higher C level and 6 years old Anusha Pereira won 2nd place in elementary B category. Omar Mansour who also participated in listening calculation competition reached to the final level till 3 digits 40 rows and to the 14th position in a tough competition amongst 180 students from all over the world. Each students participated in the competition received a paper ranging between 100-200 arithmetic math problems depending on their level and age. They get time of 8 minutes to finish as many problems as they can.
Universal Concept Mental Arithmetic System is an international education organization globally recognized as a leader in whole brain development and mental arithmetic training. This gives the children considerable improvement in academic performance as well as level of concentration. Moreover it is complementary to the School Curriculum and well accepted by education experts worldwide. Congratulations to all UCMAS students who participated and the winners.
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