Details of AMC – 2019

 

 

In order to foster love for Mathematics amongst school students, the Mathematical Association of America, in collaboration with Transitions Lab Preparatory School, will conduct the AMC (American Mathematics Contest) in India.

The Contest intends to test the problem-solving skills and mathematical knowledge of middle and high school students. It is conducted for three different categories.

Eligibility: For three different categories:

S.N.

Name of the Exam

Age as on the day of the contest

I

AMC 8

For class VIII or below and under 14.5 years

II

AMC 10

For class X or below and under 17.5 years

III

AMC 12

For class XII or below and under 19.5 years

Examination Date & Registration Date:

 

AMC 8 Examination Contest Day/Date Last Date of Registration

Contest Day &  Date

Last date of Registration

Wednesday

November 13, 2019

October 25, 2019

 

AMC 10/12A Examination Contest Day/Date Last Date of Registration

Contest Day &  Date

Last date of Registration

Thursday

January 30, 2020

 

December 30, 2019

 

AMC 10/12B Examination Contest Day/Date Last Date of Registration 

Contest Day &  Date

Last date of Registration

Wednesday

February 05, 2020

 

December 30, 2019

 

Test Papers: Type & Duration

 

-The AMC 8 Test Paper: There will be 25 MCQs (multiple choice questions)

 Duration of the Examination: 40 minutes

-The AMC 10 & AMC 12 Test Papers: Both the A and the B versions would have the same number of   questions, the same scoring and the same rules for administration. The only differences are the   competition dates and each version has a distinct set of questions, although the two   examinations are designed to be the same in difficulty and distribution of topics. Since both   versions are on different days, students can opt for any combination of AMC 10 and AMC 12 as   per convenience.

 Duration of the Examination: 75 minutes

Exam mode: Online

Students have to submit the details online using httpss://dpsfsis.com/AMC.php link. Students can take the exam from home. The Parent has to proctor the exam and they have to give a certification stating all rules and regulations were followed.

Examination Fee:- 800 each (AMC 8 / AMC 10 / AMC 12)

Students can submit the fee online using net banking.

Details are as follows:

Account Name: TRANSITIONS LAB PREPARATORY SCHOOL

Bank Address: State Bank of India, Main Branch, Trivandrum, Kerala

Account number: 35725200791

Account Type: Current Account

IFS Code: SBIN0000941

Please send a confirmation mail with name, exam name, and UTR no. at

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Benefits:

-AMC hones mathematical talent in problem solving skills.

-AMC is the first in the series of competitions that leads to the International Mathematical   Olympiad (IMO)

-AMC score is significant for admission to MIT and Ivy League Schools such as Carnegie Mellon   University, Princeton University and Caltech University.

-Students who perform exceptionally well in the AMC 10/12, are invited to continue   participating in the AMC series of examinations:

  • American Invitational Mathematics Exam (AIME), followed by the USA Mathematical Olympiad and Junior Mathematical Olympiad (USAMO and USAJMO)
  • International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) (only for American citizens).

 

Participation is purely voluntary. 

 

For further details refer to httpss://www.maa.org/

For any query contact:

Mr K P Santosh   : 9847282846

Ms Narendra Kaur : 9871367000

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