This is Michigan's site for the AMC 8, the competition designed for grades 8 and below. On this site you will find results from the last AMC 8 in Michigan as well as registration information for the next offering of the competition.
A cordial invitation is extended to your school to participate in the Seventeenth Annual AMC 8 to be held on
A registration form for next year's examination is available at this site. We encourage you to register your school for next year's exam as soon as possible!
The AMC 8 covers material normally associated with the middle school mathematics curriculum. In additional to seventh and eighth grade students, each year an increasing number of accelerated fifth and sixth grade students take part in the AMC 8.
The subject matter includes (but is not limited to) such topics as:
The American Mathematics Competitions are sponsored by the following national organizations:
Mathematical Association of America
The Akamai Foundation
University of Nebraska, Lincoln
Office of Naval Research
Army Research Office
The Microsoft Corporation
Society of Actuaries
Mu Alpha Theta
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
Casuality Actuarial Society
American Statistical Association
American Mathematical Association of Two-Year-Colleges
American Mathematical Society
American Society of Pension Actuaries
Consortium of Mathematics and its Applications
Pi Mu Epsilon
National Association of Mathematicians
School Science and Mathematics Association
Clay Mathematics Institute
The National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) placed the AMC 8 on the NASSP National Advisory List of Contests and Activities for 2001-02.
The Michigan AMC 8 is co-directed by Drs. Ricardo Alfaro and Kristina Hansen, both faculty members at the University of Michigan-Flint. Please feel free to contact either of them with any questions you may have about the exam.
|Kristina Hansen||Ricardo Alfaro|
|Associate Professor||Associate Professor|
|University of Michigan-Flint||University of Michigan-Flint|
|ph: 810-762-3304||ph: 810-762-????|
|University of Michigan-Flint|
|Flint, MI 48502|