Math Counts

What is the structure of MathCounts test?

2017-10-21T11:41:31-04:00

Every MATHCOUNTS competition consists of 4 rounds—Sprint, Target, Team and Countdown Round. Sprint Round: 40 minutes to solve 30 problems total and no calculators used. It focus on speed and accuracy. Target Round: Approx. 30 minutes to solve 8 problems total with calculators. It focus on problem solving and mathematical reasoning. Team Round: 20 minutes to solve 10 problems total [...]

What is the structure of MathCounts test?2017-10-21T11:41:31-04:00

When is the MathCounts held?

2017-10-21T11:36:46-04:00

The Competition Series has 4 levels of competition—school, chapter, state and national. Here’s what a typical program year looks like. Schools register in the fall and work with students during the year. Coaches administer the School Competition, usually in January. Between 1 and 10 students from each school advance to the local Chapter Competition, which [...]

When is the MathCounts held?2017-10-21T11:36:46-04:00

How long is the MathCounts test?

2017-10-21T11:34:07-04:00

The Competition Series has 4 levels of competition—school, chapter, state and national. Each level of competition is comprised of 4 rounds—Sprint, Target, Team and Countdown Round. Altogether the rounds are designed to take about 3 hours to complete. Sprint Round: focuses on speed and accuracy. Students have 40 minutes to complete 30 math problems without [...]

How long is the MathCounts test?2017-10-21T11:34:07-04:00