PREPARE FOR THE AMC 8
Thousands of top MATHCOUNTS and AMC 8 participants have used our Introduction series of textbooks, Art of Problem Solving Volume 1, and Competition Math for Middle School in their training.
LEARN MORE

AMC 8

Revision as of 16:00, 1 March 2008 by Temperal (talk | contribs) (wotw)
This is an AoPSWiki Word of the Week for March 1-7

The AMC 8 is an exam for students in grades 8 and below, administered annually by the American Mathematics Competitions (AMC) to students all over the United States.

High scoring AMC 8 students are invited to take the more challengeing AMC 10 exam.

The AMC 8 is administered by the American Mathematics Competitions (AMC). Art of Problem Solving (AoPS) is a proud sponsor of the AMC. The test is intended to foster interest in mathematics and also to help middle school students learn mathematical problem solving.


Format

The AMC 8 is a 25 question, 40 minute multiple choice test. Problems generally increase in difficulty as the exam progresses. Calculators are permitted.


Curriculum

The AMC 8 tests mathematical problem solving with arithmetic, algebra, counting, geometry, number theory, and probability.


Resources

Links

Recommended reading


Preparation Classes


See also

Invalid username
Login to AoPS