Science Math Resource Center
AMC 10/12 - American Mathematics Contest 10/12
Montana State University’s Science Math Resource Center (SMRC) will host the 2020 American Mathematics Contest 10/12 (AMC 10/12) for high school students interested in mathematics at Montana State University Campus on
Thursday, January 30 and Wednesday, February 5, 2020. Contest will start at 4:30 and end around 6:15 PM.
Eligibility: Students in grades 10 or under for AMC 10 OR grades 12 or under for AMC 12.
Register to take the 2020 AMC 10/12. Registration is open until spots are filled.
The AMC 10 and AMC 12 are both 25-question, 75-minute, multiple choice examinations in high school mathematics designed to promote the development and enhancement of problem-solving skills.
Science Math Resource Center will award AMC 10/12 top scorers the following prize amounts:
First Prize $100, Second prize: $75, Third Prize: $50
The AMC 10/12 provides an opportunity for high school students to develop positive attitudes towards analytical thinking and mathematics that can assist in future careers. The AMC 10/12 is the first in a series of competitions that eventually lead all the way to the International Mathematical Olympiad .
How American Mathematics Competition help students - Read
To access previous AMC 10's contest problems and their solutions, please visit
To access previous AMC 12's contest problems, please visit
35th Montana Science Olympiad Tuesday, November 26, 2019
Congratulations to Montana Science Olympiad Winners!
Division C: 1st Place - Hamilton High School
2nd Place - Helena High School
3rd Place - Capital High School
Division B: 1st Place - Corvallis Middle School
2nd Place - Lewistown Junior High School
3rd Place - CR Anderson Middle School
Division C Small School: First Place -North Toole County High School
Division B Small School: First Place - Absarokee Middle School
Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - MSU’s Science Math Resource hosted the Montana Science Olympiad, where middle school and high school students from across the state competed in team and individual events that tested their knowledge of astronomy, anatomy, meteorology, chemistry, food science and engineering. Total 120 teams from 97 schools across Montana participated in the 35th annual event with the help of about 200 wonderful volunteers.
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2019 SUMMER EVENTS Montana State University Campus
Math Summer Camp August 19 - 22
In this four-day summer camp, our campers solved hundreds of challenging math problems not taught in the school curriculum, worked on interesting math puzzles and games, and get prepared for math contests such as American Mathematics Contests 8 (AMC 8) and 10 (AMC 10).
Montana Science Summer Institute & STEM Summit August 6 - 8
Second Annual Science Summer Institute connected Classrooms to Careers- Pre-K through 12 educators and administrators as well as out-of-school time professionals.
MSU President Waded Cruzado was addressing the STEM summit participants. The summit was sponsored MSU Science Math Resource Center and Montana Afterschool Alliance.
Citizen Science and the Lewis & Clark Trail
The Citizen Science and the Lewis & Clark Trail workshop was held on June 28. If you would like information about the projects and resources discussed, please contact Suzi Taylor with the MSU Science Math Resource Center at firstname.lastname@example.org