What is the AMC Program?

The MAA’s AMC program leads our students in strengthening the mathematical capabilities of the next generation of problem-solvers. Through classroom resources and friendly competition, the MAA AMC program helps educators identify talent and foster a love of mathematics. The MAA AMC program positively impacts the analytical skills needed for future careers in an innovative society. The American Mathematics Competitions are a series of examinations and curriculum materials that build problem-solving skills and mathematical knowledge in middle and high school students.


What is the AMC 10/12?

Geared towards high school students, the AMC 10 and AMC 12 are 25-question, 75-minute, multiple-choice examinations in high school mathematics designed to promote the development and enhancement of problem-solving skills.


Why host the AMC 10/12?

  • The AMC 10/12 provides an opportunity for high school students to develop positive attitudes towards analytical thinking and mathematics that can assist in future careers by applying classroom learned skills to unique problem-solving challenges in a low-stress and friendly environment.

  • College admissions offices love to see problem-solving skills on applications. Help our students use their AMC scores for college application qualifications.


GUIDELINES

  1. 2021 AMC 10/12 contest will be held on Tuesday, 16 November 2021.

  2. To participate in the AMC 10, a student must be in grade 10 or below and under 17.5 years of age on the day of the competition.

  3. To participate in the AMC 12, a student must be in grade 12 or below and under 19.5 years of age on the day of the competition.

  4. The AMC 10 and AMC 12 are 25-question, 75-minute, multiple-choice examinations.

  5. For detailed information, you can check AMC 10 Teacher Manual 2021 and www.maa.org.

  6. If you want to join AMC on 10/12, you can visit the nearest Stirling High Schools for registration.