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AMO (American Mathematics Olympiad)

Overview

The American Mathematics Olympiad (AMO) is an affiliate of Math Olympiads for Elementary and Middle Schools, USA (MOEMS) and is one of the oldest and most established primary and secondary school math competition in America that helps to nurture mathematics talent.

Singapore International Math Contests Centre (SIMCC) is the main organiser of AMO in ASEAN and Greater China (China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan).

Objective

To stimulate enthusiasm and a love for Mathematics
To introduce important Mathematical concepts
To teach major strategies for problem solving
To develop Mathematical flexibility in solving problems
To provide for the satisfaction, joy, and thrill of meeting challenges
To open-up US University Scholarships and Educational opportunities for students

Test Format

Grades 2-11
Section A
15 MC Questions
(3 points each)
Total: 45 points
Section B
5 Open-Ended Questions
(5 points each)
Total: 25 points
Section C
5 Open-Ended Questions
(6 points each)
Total: 30 points
Total: 100 points
(no calculators allowed)
(no points deducted from wrong responses)

Awards