AMC Competition is the American Mathematics Competition that is the longest running mathematics competition in the United States of America. To learn more about the competitions, please visit the official AMC website at http://www.maa.org/math-competitions.
Saint Leo University has been a site where students can take the exams and be a part of this national challenge. Check back later for the 2019/2020 dates!
What is the AMC 8?
The AMC 8 is a 25 question mutliple choice test that is taken in 40 minutes. Calculators are not allowed to complete this test. This test is designed to encourage middle schoolers to engage in higher level mathematical thinking. It is a test designed for students in 8th grade or below and under the age of 14.5 on the day of the exam. Saint Leo University has been sponsoring the AMC 8 at its campus for many years for our greater community. This year, the AMC 8 Test will given on November 13th, at 5:45 pm. 2019 in TECO Hall. Please contact Dr. Kevin Murhpy to sign up for this test, which is free and it is first come first serve, but you must sign up with Dr. Murhpy at email@example.com.
What is the AMC 10/12?
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. This year the AMC 10/12 will be held on February 5th, 2020 in Lewis Hall Room 119.
For details or to register for this competition please contact the local organzier Dr. Kevin Murphy at firstname.lastname@example.org.