Mathematical contests are of great importance for advanced education in Latvia today. Their content must be well-balanced and must correspond to the inner logic and recent trends of mathematics. A classification of algorithmic problems and characteristic examples are considered.
Andžans, Agnis; Berzina, Inese; and Bonka, Dace
"Algorithmic Problems in Junior Contests in Latvia,"
The Mathematics Enthusiast: Vol. 3
, Article 8.
Available at: http://scholarworks.umt.edu/tme/vol3/iss1/8