Math Jams

Math Jams

Math Jams are free online discussions hosted by Art of Problem Solving for a variety of purposes, including:

  • Informational sessions about Art of Problem Solving classes.
  • Review of the AMC and AIME competitions.
  • Introductions to new topics in math and other areas of study.
  • Special events, such as our annual discussions with admissions officers and professors from outstanding universities such as MIT, Carnegie Mellon, Stanford, and Duke.

To attend a Math Jam, simply sign in to Art of Problem Solving just before the Math Jam begins, and click on the Classroom bar that will appear on the screen. The Math Jam classroom will open 10 minutes before the Math Jam begins. (See Classroom System Requirements)

Our Math Jams are held in the same online classroom as our online courses. Click here to read more about how our online classroom works.

Participants in Math Jams must be signed in as Art of Problem Solving Community members to access the Math Jams. . The Math Jams and Community membership are free.

Join our mailing list to receive announcements about new Math Jams.

Mathcamp 2019 Qualifying Quiz Math Jam

Instructor: Marisa Debowsky
Difficulty Level: 5* (Intermediate math)
May 14th (Tuesday)
7:30 pm ET

This Math Jam will discuss solutions to the 2019 Mathcamp Qualifying Quiz. Mathcamp is an intensive 5-week-long summer program for mathematically talented high school students. More than just a summer camp, Mathcamp is a vibrant community, made up of a wide variety of people who share a common love of learning and passion for mathematics.

What's Next after Beast Academy?

Instructor: Deven Ware
Difficulty Level: 2* (Introductory math)
May 15th (Wednesday)
7:30 pm ET

This Math Jam is for students who are close to finishing Beast Academy and getting ready to start Prealgebra 1. We'll work through some prealgebra problems, introduce you to the AoPS Online classroom, and then answer your questions about the class.

AoPS Summer Classes Math Jam

Instructor: Deven Ware
Difficulty Level: 2* (Introductory math)
May 22nd (Wednesday)
7:30 pm ET

Art of Problem Solving instructors discuss upcoming AoPS online courses. We'll work through a few sample problems, discuss how the courses work, and answer questions about the courses.

* Difficulty Ratings

0 No Math. Appropriate for all audiences.
1-3 Beginning Problem Solvers. Middle School, Algebra, Geometry, MATHCOUNTS, AMC 8
4-6 Intermediate Problem Solvers. AMC10, AMC 12
7-10 Advanced Problem Solvers. AIME, USAMO
Click here for previous MATH JAMS transcripts.
Invalid username
Sign In