American Mathematical Competitions

The American Mathematics Competitions are a series of nationally syndicated math contests, sponsored by the Mathematical Association of America. The AMC 8, 10, and 12 are for middle and high school students, and are the first tier of competitions leading to the USA Mathematical Olympiad. From the AMC website:

Since Fall 2010, Saturday Morning Math Group has hosted the AMC 8 in the fall, and the AMC 10 & 12 in the spring. Direct questions to the SMMG coordinator:

Current information: 2016 AMC 8

Date: Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 – 6:30 PM

Location: RLM 5.104 (On the UT campus)

Please arrive around 6:00 PM to pick up your answer sheet, fill in your contestant information, sharpen pencils, and so forth. Competition instructions will start at 6:20, and the competition will end around 7:10 (the testing period is 40 minutes). Everyone will be ready to leave by 7:30.

Rules: No aids are permitted during the exam other than scratch paper, graph paper, rulers, protractors, and erasers. NO CALCULATORS ARE ALLOWED. We will collect all calculators and phones from the students before the exam and return them when they finish.

Registration: Registration is open to any eligible regional student who is unable to take the exam at their normal school. To register, please visit this page and fill out the requested information. Registration is just to let us to know how many exams to order.