Last November, 23 Williston Middle Schoolers sat for the AMC 8 math competition. The results are in!
Ilana Rapaport and Ruby McElhone Yates both earned gold medals with their high score of 14!
Isi Donnelly and Liam Coughlin both earned silver medals with their score of 13!
Andrew Cao earned a bronze medal with his score of 12!
Want to give the competition questions a try yourself? Here they are!
Complete scores can be found on the results page. (Ask Mr. Seamon for the password.)
The 2017 American Mathematics Competitions 10 and 12 will take place on Wednesday, 2/15 from 8:30 to 10am in Plimpton.
Anyone with any experience with at least Algebra 2 is welcome to participate!
Everyone who wishes to participate must sign up using this online form by Monday, 1/30. There are 20 spots for each competition. Spots will be given out on a first-come first-served basis.
Here are some practice problems:
2008 AMC 10: Questions, Answers
2010 AMC 10: Questions, Answers
2008 AMC 12: Questions, Answers
2010 AMC 12: Questions, Answers
About the competitions:
The AMC 10 is a 25-question, 75-minute, multiple choice examination in secondary school mathematics containing problems which can be understood and solved with algebra and geometry concepts.
The AMC 12 is a 25-question, 75-minute, multiple choice examination in secondary school mathematics containing problems which can be understood and solved with pre-calculus concepts.
No questions on either competition require the use of a calculator. No calculators may be used during the competitions.