Mar 11, 2019

American Maths Competitions

  • Crimson Education
  • Singapore
Multiple Competition Skill Building Other

Description

American Mathematics Competitions 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 program begins at the middle school level of competition, AMC 8 and extends through high school with the AMC 10 and 12. Finally, the students with top scores are invited to take a series of invitational exams culminating in the USA Mathematical Olympiad and the International Mathematical Olympiad.

For more information please visit the official website here

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range

N/A

Competitiveness

2/5

Over 300,000 participants annually, in over 6,000 schools.

Participation Cost

$$

AMC 10/12 A: $116

AMC 10/12 B: $88

Time Commitment

2/5

Usually the AMCs are series of competitions that lead to International Mathematical Olympiad.

Application Process Includes

These competitions are administered in schools.

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