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AMC-8/Middle School Math Day

The Department of Mathematical Sciences will host our Eighth Annual Middle School Math Day on Saturday, November 17, 2018.

The program began with the AMC-8 Competition, a contest sponsored by the Mathematical Association of America, and also had a mathematical talk, lunch and a team trivia contest. Students in grades 6, 7 and 8 were encouraged to participate in the AMC 8. High scoring students will be invited to participate in the AMC 10 Contest in February.

The AMC 8 is a 25 question, 40 minute multiple-choice examination in middle school mathematics designed to promote the development and enhancement of problem solving skills. The AMC-8 provides an opportunity to apply the concepts taught at the junior high level to problems which cover a wide range of applications, and is offered in November annually.

TENTATIVE Schedule Place: FAU Boca Campus
Time: 9:00am to 2:45pm

9:00-9:20am Arrival of Students/Greeting
9:20-10:30am AMC 8
10:30-11:30am Mathematical Talk - by Dr. William Hahn
11:30-11:45am Group Photo
11:45am-1:15pm Lunch - Atlantic Dining Hall
1:30-2:30pm Math Trivia Challenge/Team Contest
2:30-2:45pm Wrap-up/Team Prizes/Dismissal

For 2015's results, please click here.

For 2016's results, please click here.

For 2017's results, please click here.


Click HERE to Register for November 17, 2018.


REGISTERED PARTICIPANTS ONLY, please click HERE for details about the day’s event! We look forward to seeing all of you on Saturday!

For  PHOTO RELEASE FORM, please click HERE. We hope to be able to take a group picture, as well as general pictures of the day. We will not connect names of students or schools to any pictures taken. If you prefer that your students or children not be in pictures, please let us know. Just bring the form with you to Math Day, otherwise.


For further information on registration or questions, please contact:

Ms. Emily Ann Cimillo 
Phone: 561-297-3342
Email: amcfauboca@fau.edu

Updated 9/18/2018