We are delighted to announce that the winning team of Ritangle 2018 is from The Thomas Hardye School, Dorset .
This means that The Thomas Hardye School retain the trophy for another year!
Their fully correct answer to the final challenge was submitted on Wednesday 5th December. Once again, Ritangle was challenging and this is a magnificent achievement!
The final challenge is still available here. and questions 1 to 25 are in a gallery further down this page.
Thanks to all the students who took part and the teachers supporting them.
Ritangle will return in 2019...
|Winning School, Ritangle 2018||The Thomas Hardye School|
|Fully correct answers also received from||
The English School, Nicosia
The Heathland School
The King's School Canterbury
Magdalen College School
Sheffield Girls School
Sir Williams Borlase Grammar School
Queen Elizabeth's School, Barnet
Ritangle is a competition for teams of students of A level Mathematics, the International Baccalaureate and Scottish Highers.
No knowledge of mathematics beyond A level Mathematics required.
The first five questions were released on 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th October 2018.
The other 20 questions will then be released daily (on weekdays) from Wednesday November 7th 2018, with question 25 released on Tuesday 4th December 2018.
Correct answers to questions release a clue for the final question.
The final question will be made available on Wednesday 5th December 2018.
A maths hamper, including a one-year subscription to Integral, and trophy for the school or college of the winning team!
Technology can help with some Ritangle questions.
We are delighted that GCHQ is sponsoring this year’s Ritangle competition