Greece - 6 Euro Ag, YEAR OF MATHEMATICS, 2018
CENTENARY OF THE HELLENIC MATHEMATICAL SOCIETY – YEAR OF MATHEMATICS. Greece has a rich tradition in mathematics since
antiquity, with such figures as Thales, Pythagoras,
Euclid and Archimedes. By decision of the Ministry
of Education, 2018 has been declared Year of
Mathematics to celebrate the centennial of the
Hellenic Mathematical Society (HMS). Founded in 1918
in Athens with the mission of promoting the discipline
and continuously improving mathematical education,
the HMS today counts more than 15,000 members
and 34 regional branches, with a notable contribution
to the advancement of science and culture. To achieve
its mission, the HMS conducts a range of activities,
such as the organisation of training programmes, the
annual national conference on mathematical education
and three annual national mathematical competitions,
the winners of which form the national team that
represents Greece in the Balkan and International
Mathematical Olympiads. The HMS also publishes a
number of journals, as well as selected mathematical
books by Greek and foreign authors.
Issue year: 2018
Customers who bought this product also bought:
HERODOTUS, 2018. Silver coin dedicated to Greek culture. Ag 925, weight 34.1g, diametre 40mm. Μintage 2000 items in Proof Quality.
Collector coin 5 Euro, 2019 commemorating the 100 years from the establishment of THE CONSIGNMENT DEPOSITS AND LOANS FUND. Brilliant Uncirculated CuNi in blister.
The official 2018 BU Set of the Hellenic Republic, including the 8 Euro coins, from 1 Eurocent to 2 Euro (Europa 2018), is dedicated to Greek tourism, RHODES.