WMC State Math Contests

The 2022 State Math Contest for both middle and high school students will be held March 7 - 11, 2022. This year we will again host both individual and team events. 

The registration fee is $25 per school team.  You will receive access to the Math Contest material via a shared Google Drive on or before March 3, 2022. Be sure to explore previous math contest questions.  

Register for the Middle School Math Contest
Register for the High School Math Contest

General Information

  • Schools participate at their home sites, and each school chooses the day the team will participate in the contest. 
  • The meet consists of five sets of problems. For each of the first four problem sets, each individual student will attempt to solve problems worth 1, 3, and 5 points, respectively. For the team problem set, all team members will work cooperatively to solve six problems, each worth 10 points. Check out past Math Contests for more details on these events. All math contest materials will be sent via a shared Google Drive.
  • The time requirements are 15 minutes for each of the four individual events and 25 minutes for the team event.
  • The school team advisor corrects the individual events and all of the items on the team event, and tests and results are returned to WMC via a shared Google Drive.
  • Each school may enter one team. A team consists of eight students (all from the same school) consisting of no more than four seniors for high school teams and four 8th grade students for middle school teams.
  • School enrollment is used to determine the appropriate class for each school as shown below. A school may compete in a higher classification upon request.



Sample High School Task:

Sample Middle School Task:


Awards

Medals are given to individuals from top-scoring high school teams and ribbons to high scoring middle school teams. Students with perfect scores will receive a medal. Top team and individual scores are published in the WMC Newsletter and announced at the WMC Annual Meeting in May.

Past Math Contests

View all tasks from past High School and Middle School Math Contests!


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