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* [http://www.artofproblemsolving.com/Books/AoPS_B_CP_AMC.php Problem and solution books for past AMC exams].
 
* Introduction to Counting & Probability by Dr. [[David Patrick]].  [http://www.artofproblemsolving.com/Books/AoPS_B_Item.php?page_id=3 Information]
 
* Introduction to Counting & Probability by Dr. [[David Patrick]].  [http://www.artofproblemsolving.com/Books/AoPS_B_Item.php?page_id=3 Information]
 
* Introduction to Geometry by [[Richard Rusczyk]].  [http://www.artofproblemsolving.com/Books/AoPS_B_Item.php?page_id=9 Information]
 
* Introduction to Geometry by [[Richard Rusczyk]].  [http://www.artofproblemsolving.com/Books/AoPS_B_Item.php?page_id=9 Information]
 
* The Art of Problem Solving Volume I by [[Sandor Lehoczky]] and [[Richard Rusczyk]].  [http://www.artofproblemsolving.com/Books/AoPS_B_Item.php?page_id=1 Information].
 
* The Art of Problem Solving Volume I by [[Sandor Lehoczky]] and [[Richard Rusczyk]].  [http://www.artofproblemsolving.com/Books/AoPS_B_Item.php?page_id=1 Information].
 
  
 
== See also ==
 
== See also ==

Revision as of 14:38, 7 June 2006

The American Mathematics Contest 10 (AMC 10) is the first exam in the series of exams used to challenge bright students, grades 10 and below, on the path toward choosing the team that represents the United States at the International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO).

Art of Problem Solving is a proud sponsor of the AMC!


Format

The AMC 10 is a 25 question, 75 minute multiple choice test. Problems generally increase in difficulty as the exam progresses. Calculators are permitted.


Curriculum

The AMC 10 tests mathematical problem solving with arithmetic, algebra, counting, geometry, number theory, and probability and other secondary school math topics. Problems are designed to be solved by students without any background in calculus.


Resources

Links


Recommended reading

See also

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