AMC 8 Competition

The AMC 8 is a 25-question, 40-minute, multiple choice examination in middle school mathematics designed to promote the development of problem-solving skills. The AMC 8 provides an opportunity for middle school students to develop positive attitudes towards analytical thinking and mathematics that can assist in future careers. Students apply classroom skills to unique problem-solving challenges in a low-stress and friendly environment.


The exam will be taking place on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 6:00pm in the Science Engineering Building on the University of Arkansas campus. There is NO COST for taking the exam.


For more information and to register please use the following:

American Mathematics Competitions Registration

Please register by Tuesday, October 22 for the AMC 8 exam.

No electronic devices will be permitted in taking the exam; remember to bring a pencil, paper, and your brain.

 Updated 10/14/19