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: smmg@math.utexas.edu.

Current information: 2021 AMC 10/12

Exam dates:
AMC 10/12A Competition Date: Thursday, February 4, 2021.

AMC 10/12B Competition Date: Wednesday, February 10, 2021.

Time: 6:30 pm - 8 pm

Testing will last for 75 minutes. Please "arrive" (on Zoom) around 6:25 PM to pick up your answer sheet, fill in your contestant information, sharpen pencils, and so forth. Competition instructions will start at 6:40 PM, and the competition will end around 7:55 PM (the testing period is 75 minutes). Everyone will be ready to leave around 8:05 PM.

Location: Zoom (Link Emailed to Registered Exam Participants)

Rules: No aids are permitted during the exam other than pencils, scratch paper, and erasers. NO CALCULATORS ARE ALLOWED.

Registration:
The registration deadline has passed, but there may still be exams available. Email smmg@math.utexas.edu to request a spot on the waitlist!

Current information for 2020 AMC 8

Scores will be released before the end of the day on Tuesday, December 29, 2020. If you don't receive a score by then, feel free to email us!

Competition Date: Tuesday, November 10, 2020.

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:20pm

Testing will last for 40 minutes and will be proctored by the SMMG Coordinator online on Zoom. Please "arrive" (on Zoom) around 6:25 PM. Competition instructions will start at 6:40 PM, and the competition will end around 7:20 PM (the testing period is 40 minutes).

Location: Zoom (Link Emailed to Registered Exam Participants)

Rules: No aids are permitted during the exam other than pencils, scratch paper, and erasers. NO CALCULATORS ARE ALLOWED.

Registration: The registration deadline has passed, but there may still be exams available. Email smmg@math.utexas.edu to request a spot on the waitlist!

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