Aditya Prabhu has made it to the ISI B.Math Entrance 2021 Merit List.
He shared with us how he prepared for the ISI Entrance in an interview with Cheenta. This interview will take you through the preparation journey of Aditya for ISI Entrance 2021 and can help you with some insights that you can utilize for your CMI preparation.
Here are some of the questions, that he answered in the interview. You may find more insights in the video provided below.
Tell us about yourself.
I am Aditya Prabhu, Class 12th Passout. I am from Goa. I recently made it to the merit list of the Indian Statistical Institute, India.
I like math because of its beauty, and the way things can be solved in the most unexpected ways. I like to play chess and cricket.
I solved questions from whichever source I could get and in general, I just tried to learn new methods of tackling a type of problem from a particular problem.
Books: Problem-solving strategies by Arthur Engel, TOMATO, Higher algebra by Hall and Knight.
YouTube channels: 3blue1brown, mathologer, mindyourdecisions, PolarPi, Numberphile.
Websites: Math Stack Exchange, Art of problem-solving.
What are you planning next?
I wish to study mathematics wherever I can.
How Cheenta helped you in your ISI - CMI preparation?
I joined Cheenta in the last two months, so it helped me because of all the problem-solving sessions which taught me some new methods of approaching some types of questions.
Overall, it was good.