Practice Problems and Solutions
The Australian Mathematics Competition (AMC) practice papers provide an ideal opportunity for schools, students and parents to
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The module is designed for advanced students in years 4–10 and can be conducted over 12–16 weeks between April and September.
This allows for flexibility in your schedule to cater for all students.
Past Papers and Solutions
Australian Intermediate Mathematics Olympiad AIMO is a four-hour contest which is designed to stretch talented students. It is suited to years 7 to 10 level.
AMC Background Info
The Australian Mathematics Competition (AMC) is a mathematics competition run by the Australian Maths Trust for students from year 3 up to year 12 in Australia,
and their equivalent grades in other countries, since 1978.
- Middle Primary (Years 3–4)
- Upper Primary (Years 5–6)
- Junior (Years 7– 8)
- Intermediate (Years 9–10)
- Senior (Years 11–12)
It's the world's largest mathematics competition based on the participation numbers.
The AMC is available both online and as a paper-based competition and is held in late July.
- Australian entries close: about 2 weeks prior (paper), about 1 week prior (online)
- International entries close: about 5 weeks prior (paper), about 1 week prior (online)
AMC is scored in the following way for all year divisions:
- Questions 1-10, 3 marks each
- Questions 11-20, 4 marks each
- Questions 21-25, 5 marks each
- Questions 26-30 are worth 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 marks respectively.
Maximum score is 135 points. There is no penalty for incorrect responses.
Online Test Prep
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2019 AMC Practice Problems – All levels (years 3-12) practice questions and solutions.
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