Oct 07, 2022

Purple Comet Math [Math Competition, Teamwork, Online, Remote]

  • Santiago Trujillo Zuluaga
  • Remote (Online)


The Purple Comet! Math Meet is a free, annual, international, online, team, mathematics competition designed for middle and high school students that has been held every year since 2003. Teams of from one to six students compete by submitting solutions to a list of mathematics problems. There is a ten-day window during which teams may compete choosing a start time most convenient for them. The problems range in difficulty from fairly easy to extremely challenging. In 2022 over 12,000 students competed on over 3998 teams from 62 countries.

There are two levels of competition:

  • the middle school contest consists of 20 problems to be completed in 60 minutes;
  • the high school contest consists of 30 problems to be completed in 90 minutes.

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Application Deadline

Feb 1, 2023

Age Range