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2021 International Mathematical Olympiad

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2021 International Mathematical Olympiad
Part of International Mathematical Olympiad
DateJuly 14–24, 2021 (2021-07-14 – 2021-07-24)
LocationOnline[note 1]
Previous2020 International Mathematical Olympiad
Following2022 International Mathematical Olympiad
  1. Online due to COVID-19 pandemic but organized from Saint Petersburg, Russia

The 2021 International Mathematical Olympiad was the 62nd International Mathematical Olympiad held in each participant's country due to COVID-19 pandemic but held in Saint Petersburg, from July 14 to July 24, 2021.[1]

China was the victorious country, and Yi Chuan Wang the overall winner with a perfect score.[2]

Background[change | change source]

At first, the Olympiad was going to be organized in Washington, D.C., United States,[3] but due to the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States it was decided to be held in Saint Petersburg, same place as for 2020 International Mathematical Olympiad, but online due to COVID-19 pandemic.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Olimpíada Internacional de Matemática". www.imo-official.org. Retrieved 2021-09-03.
  2. 赵婷婷. "Shanghai student wins championship with full marks at International Mathematical Olympiad". www.chinadaily.com.cn. Retrieved 2022-08-25.
  3. University, Carnegie Mellon (2019). "U.S. Places First at International Mathematics Competition in U.K. - News - Carnegie Mellon University". www.cmu.edu. Retrieved 2022-08-25.