MAA-AMC 8, 10 & 12
For over 60 years many excellent exams have been prepared by individuals throughout our mathematical community in the hope that all secondary students will have an opportunity to participate in these problem solving and enriching mathematics experiences. The MAA’s American Mathematics Contests (MAA-AMC) are designed to engage students and teachers in effective mathematical problem solving that is consistent with curricular goals, and to prepare students for future mathematical success.
In United States of America, MAA-AMC is highly recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and especially valuable for applying into Universities. The MAA-AMC program positively impacts the analytical skills needed for future careers in an innovative society. MAA-AMC are a series of examinations and curriculum materials that build problem-solving skills and mathematical knowledge in secondary school students from Year 7 to A-Levels (or Form 1 to Form 6). In Malaysia,
- MAA-AMC 8 for Year 7-8
- MAA-AMC 10/12 for Year 9 to A-Levels
- American Invitational Mathematics Examination (AIME) for high scoring MAA-AMC 10/12 participants
We highly recommend your Secondary & College students (Year 7 to A-Levels / Form 1-6) to take part in MAA-AMC especially for those who are planning to further study in one of the world’s top universities:
|MAA-AMC 10||MAA-AMC 12||MAA-AMC 8|
|Contest Date||on 6th Feb, Thu||on 6th Feb, Thu||on 17th Nov, Tue|
|Closing Date||17th January||17th January||19th October|
|Year Level||9-10 (Form 3-4)||11 to A-Levels (Form 5-6)||7-8 (Form 1-2)|
|Format||25 MCQ questions||25 MCQ questions||25 MCQ questions|
|NO penalties for wrong answers||NO penalties for wrong answers||NO penalties for wrong answers|
|NO calculators are allowed||NO calculators are allowed||NO calculators are allowed|
|Duration||75 minutes||75 minutes||40 minutes|
Perfect Scorers will each be awarded a Medal and Achievement certificate.
Honour Roll certificate is awarded to the Top 5% students among all Malaysian participants.
Other participants will get certificates of participation.
HOW TO REGISTER?
DOWNLOAD MAA-AMC 8 REGISTRATION FORM NOW! (Registration is not open yet)
DOWNLOAD MAA-AMC 10/12 REGISTRATION FORM NOW! (Registration is CLOSED)
PRIVATE CANDIDATE REGISTRATION: (Registration is CLOSED)
All participants MUST register according to CURRENT Year Level in school.
IMPORTANT!!! MAA-AMC Registrations submitted without meeting minimum requirements will be automatically voided/ disqualified and no refund will be entertained.
Fill up the form with your student details then email the form back to firstname.lastname@example.org, together with your bank-in slip.
Please make payment by Direct Bank-In / Cash / Cheque payable to SMO TESTING SERVICES SDN BHD, and bank-in to our Maybank account no.: MBB 5122 2263 7004.
MAA-AMC will be held in your school and no travelling is required.
We will send the MAA-AMC question papers to your school by post, a few days before competition’s sitting date. After the competition, the teacher-in-charge (PIC) appointed by your school will send the question papers (with solutions and answers) back to SMO by post, on the competition day itself.
More info will be available at our facebook (fb.me/smoMalaysia).