
Join Our Math Raffle & Share Your LOVE of ProblemSolving!Do you love calculating equations and playing with numbers? Does solving the most impossible math problem seem like a fun puzzle to you? If you answered "YES" then you should enter the Math Department's monthly Math Raffle!Each month, the Math department creates and distributes a financialliteracy inspired Math Problem of the Month for you to wrap your brain around. Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to complete the math problem, which can range from a challenging calculation to a brain twisting mathematical formula, and submit your answer to your teacher. If you answer the problem correctly, you could be selected at random to receive a $50 prize and a personal congratulations from Dr. Fitzpatrick!So enter today and share your LOVE of problemsolving!And the Winner is...

November/December 2019 Winner
Matthew Hamel, a freshman from Uxbridge in Automotive Collision Repair & Refinishing, won our holidaythemed Math Problem of the Month Raffle. Matthew solved several problems related to paying off a credit card balance, correctly calculating the percentage that will be paid in interest if the balance is paid in full vs. paying the minimum balance.
Can you solve our November/December Math Problem of the Month?

October 2019 Winner
Kevin McGowan, a senior from Northbridge in Electrical, won our October Math Problem of the Month Raffle. Kevin correctly solved several Revolutionthemed math problems related to how many British colonists living in North America remained loyal to Great Britain during the war and what percent of the loyal colonists fought for the British.
Can you solve our October Math Problem of the Month?

September 2019 Winner
Rudolph Patete, a freshman from Bellingham currently participating in our Exploratory program, won our September Revolutionthemed Math Problem of the Month Raffle. Rudolph correctly approximated and solved several problems related to how many pounds of tea each colonialist emptied into the Boston Harbor in 1773.
Can you solve our September Math Problem of the Month?

May 2019 Winner
Kayla Briggs, a junior from Blackstone in our Painting & Design Technology program, won our May Math Problem of the Month Raffle. Kayla correctly solved the math problem by calculating the flatrate price for the labor of a custom paint job within several different scenarios to determine which mechanic makes higher average hourly earnings.
Can you solve our May Math Problem of the Month?

April 2019 Winner
Kayleigh Labrecque, a sophomore from Northbridge in our Electronics & Engineering Technology program, won our April Math Problem of the Month Raffle. Kayleigh correctly calculated and solved several problems related to the cost of buying a washer and dryer set on sale with a 20% discount.
Can you solve our April Math Problem of the Month?

February/March 2019 Winner
Paige Marquez, a junior from Bellingham in our Culinary Arts program, won our February/March Math Problem of the Month Raffle. Paige correctly solved several problems related to buying paint in bulk – Which discounted rate was the better savings between the choices?
Can you solve our February/March Math Problem of the Month?

January 2019 Winner
Michael Palinkas, a junior from Upton in our Multimedia Communications program, won our January Math Problem of the Month Raffle. Michael correctly solved the math problem calculating – The cost of a car loan within several different scenarios.Can you solve our January Math Problem of the Month?

November/December 2018 Winner
Ava Larocque, a sophomore from Sutton in the Dental Assisting program, won our Math Problem of the Month Raffle. Ava correctly solved the math problem calculating – Which furniture promotion was the better deal and what is the difference of savings between the two choices?Can you solve our November/December Math Problem of the Month?

October 2018 Winner
Our October Math Raffle winner is Kaitlyn Reed! Kaitlyn is a freshman from Sutton currently participating in our Exploratory program. Kaitlyn correctly solved several problems related to renting an apartment and splitting utilities with a roommate.
Can you solve our October Math Problem of the Month?

September 2018 Winner
Maggie Nugent, a freshman from Millbury currently participating in our Exploratory program, won our September Math Problem of the Month! Margaret correctly solved several problems relating to buying a house, including the cost of the down payment, monthly mortgage bill, and privatized mortgage insurance fee.
Can you solve our September Math Problem of the Month?

Upcoming Raffle DatesJanuary RaffleMonday, February 3rdMarch RaffleMonday, April 6thApril RaffleMonday, May 4thMay RaffleMonday, June 1stNote: Dates are subject to change.