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− | The seventh AMC 8 would have been given in 1991. If Samantha was 12 then, that means she was born 12 years ago, so she was born in 1991-12= <math>\boxed{(\text{A})1979.}</math> | + | The seventh AMC 8 would have been given in <math>1991</math>. If Samantha was 12 then, that means she was born 12 years ago, so she was born in <math>1991-12=1979</math>. |
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+ | Our answer is <math>\boxed{(\text{A})1979.}</math> | ||
==See Also== | ==See Also== | ||
{{AMC8 box|year=2014|num-b=9|num-a=11}} | {{AMC8 box|year=2014|num-b=9|num-a=11}} | ||
{{MAA Notice}} | {{MAA Notice}} |
Revision as of 21:05, 6 October 2020
Problem
The first AMC was given in and it has been given annually since that time. Samantha turned years old the year that she took the seventh AMC . In what year was Samantha born?
Solution
The seventh AMC 8 would have been given in . If Samantha was 12 then, that means she was born 12 years ago, so she was born in .
Our answer is
See Also
2014 AMC 8 (Problems • Answer Key • Resources) | ||
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