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Kristin Murphy, Deseret News
Chris Merrill leads the Math Olympiad at Daybreak Elementary School in South Jordan on Thursday, April 4, 2013.

SOUTH JORDAN — Students crunched numbers and put their math skills to the test at Daybreak Elementary School on Thursday.

The students solved complicated math problems in groups and individually, trying to outscore other elementary students across the country as part of the Math Olympiad

About 100 students participated from public, private and charter schools from around the region.