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The MAA’s American Mathematics Competitions (AMC) program leads the nation in strengthening the mathematical capabilities of the next generation of problem-solvers. Through classroom resources and friendly competition, the MAA AMC program helps America’s educators identify talent and foster a love of mathematics. The MAA AMC program positively impacts the analytical skills needed for future careers in an innovative society. The American Mathematics Competitions are a series of examinations and curriculum materials that build problem-solving skills and mathematical knowledge in middle and high school students..
The AMC 8 is a 25-question, 40-minute, multiple choice examination in middle school mathematics designed to promote the development of problem-solving skills. The AMC 8 provides an opportunity for middle school students to develop positive attitudes towards analytical thinking and mathematics
The AMC 8 is for students in 8th grade and below, and covers the middle school curriculum up to 8th grade.
The AMC 10 and AMC 12 are both 25-question, 75-minute, multiple choice examinations in high school mathematics designed to promote the development and enhancement of problem-solving skills.
The AMC 10 is for students in 10th grade and below, and covers the high school curriculum up to 10th grade. Students in grade 10 or below and under 17.5 years of age on the day of the contest can take the AMC 10. The AMC 12 covers the entire high school curriculum including trigonometry, advanced algebra, and advanced geometry, but excluding calculus. Students in grade 12 or below and under 19.5 years of age on the day of the contest can take the AMC 12.
The AMC 8 is in mid November.
The AMC 10 and AMC 12 are in early February.
The AMC is held in the local schools. Contact your school to find out if they hold the AMC test.
The AMC 8 is a 25-question, 40-minute, multiple choice examination in middle school mathematics.
The AMC 10 and AMC 12 are both 25-question, 75-minute, multiple choice examinations in high school mathematics.
You can contact us at Accel Learning to try out sample AMC tests.
The AMC contests are held at local schools. So you need to check with your school for registering for the AMC.