Universal Concept Mental Arithmetic System (UCMAS) today organized 13th Indian UCMAS Abacus & Mental Arithmetic Competition 2014 at Indoor Stadium – Multipurpose Hall, Delhi University North Campus Opp. Rugby Stadium. Member of Parliament in Lok Sabha Ms. Meenakshi Lekhi, and Former Education Minister Mr. Manish Sisodia graced the occasion as Chief Guests and Guest of Honour.
Ms. Meenakshi Lekhi speaking on the occasion said that this type of competition will help in mental up gradation of the students. All our efforts should be concentrated on increasing their scientific approach and knowledge. We have to focus on increasing their attitude and skills as per society norms and needs.
She added the National Competition gave an opportunity and a platform for all our UCMAS students to showcase their proficiency in Abacus and mental arithmetic skills. Trophies / Medals will be awarded to the first 6-10 highest scorers of each category.
Each UCMAS student participated in the competition got a paper ranging between 100-200 arithmetic math problems depending on their UCMAS level and their age. They get a time of 8 minutes to finish as many problems as they can. Universal Concept Mental Arithmetic System (UCMAS) is an international educational organization globally recognized as a leader in whole brain development and mental arithmetic training. Founded by Dr. Dino Wong in 1993 in Malaysia, UCMAS Education Group has trained more than one million children in UCMAS Mental Arithmetic Schools around the world. UCMAS has gained its popularity and currently operates from over 6,000+ centers in 58 countries, including India, Canada, United States, United Kingdom, Spain, Egypt, UAE, China and Australia to name a few. In this competition more than 6000 students enrolled from different part of the country.