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Mu Alpha Theta competition comes to Davie

Math students from across S. Fla. to compete

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DAVIE, Fla. – Students from across South Florida will complete in the 19th annual Mu Alpha Theta Mathematics Regional Competition at the Florida Atlantic University Davie campus Saturday.

More than 1,200 students from more than 40 high schools are expected to take part in the event, that will take place at the FAU campus located at 3200 College Ave.

These "mathletes" will battle it out to be the first to finish problems in the subjects of pre-calculus, statistics, geometry and calculus in the largest math competition in Florida.

More than 200 trophies are expected to be given at the competition, which starts at 9:30 a.m.