The press service of the Ministry of education reports that this year the examination for matriculation in mathematics 5 units («idiot»), which will be held on Monday, may 22, will take 34.664 student 11 and 12 grades.
In 2016 «bagrut» in mathematics 5 units passed 29.464 student.
According to the press service of the Ministry of education, over the past two years in Israeli schools opened 160 new groups in which the study of mathematics at the level of 5 units. Most of these groups were opened in schools in the periphery, mainly in the Arab, Bedouin and ultra-Orthodox sectors.
It is also reported that on the eve of the examination in mathematics at matriculation Ministry of education allocated NIS 1 million to conduct in schools, lessons on exam preparation.