### SMS Euler 300th Anniversary Essay Competition 2007

- To expose students to the history of mathematics, in particular, the contribution of the great mathematician Leonhard Euler.
- To recognize and emphasize the importance of history of mathematics in the full appreciation of the subject.

**Winners List**

**Category A**

Prize | Winners | School | Title |
---|---|---|---|

1st | Ong Lishan | Raffles Girls’ School (Secondary) | The Story of Leonhard Euler |

2nd | Ian Tan | Hwa Chong Institution (High) | Leonhard Euler |

3rd | Tan Li Hong, Yap Nian Fang Melody, Joann Ong Si Lin | Paya Lebar Methodist Girls’ School (Secondary) | Leonhard Euler |

### **Category B**

1st | Wong Qi Han | Hwa Chong Institution (High) | Leonhard Euler: A Modern Mathematical Exposition |

2nd | K. Divakar Rao | Xinmin Secondary School | Leonhard Euler: A Unique, Indelible Mortal |

3rd | Young-Sang Lee | United World College | Greatest Figure of the Greatest Subject: Leonhard Euler of Math |

### **Category C**

1st | Jezreel Ng | Hwa Chong Institution | Euler’s Work in Analysis: Logarithms and Factorials |

2nd | Cai Jiashen, Chok Yi Da, Lee Boon Kiat | Raffles Junior College | Leonhard Euler: Traversing through Graph Theory |

3rd | Teh Ming Hwang | National Junior College | Defining Euler: Beyond the Mathematics |

3rd | Lee Chang Yang | Victoria Junior College | An Exposition of Euler |