Math Competitions

Math Olympiads

Two divisions, elementary (up to 6th grade) and middle (up to 8th grade). Compete with students from around the world. Five tests, each consists of 5 questions, held monthly from November to March. 30 minutes for each test. Scores are accumulated and several awards are given. See MOEMS for details. Tests are online.

Fee: Cool Math students $50 for 5 tests, non Cool Math students $70. Non-refundable for no show.

Contest dates: Nov - March 2022-23 call us for exact dates.

Restriction: You can only participate with Cool Math if your own school is not hosting it.

Noetic

National tests held in Fall and Spring for students in grades 2-8. Each test is 45 minutes long and consists of 20 problems. Various awards are given to each grade for each test. See Noetic for details. Tests are online.

Fee: Cool Math students $40 for two tests, non Cool Math students $50. Non-refundable for no show.

Contest dates: Nov 12-18 2022 and April 11-17 2023, call us for exact dates.

AMC 8

For 8th grade or younger, 25 problems, 40 minutes, multiple choices. The test will be in person under supervision by Cool Math's proctors. Past tests here.

Date & Time: Sunday January 22, 2023 2-3pm

Location: Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St., Temple City, CA 91780

Fee: Cool Math students $20, non Cool Math students $30. Non-refundable for no show.

Note: Bring a laptop/Chromebook/tablet and your own data/hotspot connection. Answers will be entered online.

Annual national test for 1st to 12th graders. Held on 3rd Thursday in March. 75 minutes for 24 to 30 questions depending on grade level. Each level consists of two grades 1-2 gr, 3-4 gr etc. Several state and national awards are given. Very well recognized and many countries have their own Kangaroo contest. Cool Math will host the test online on Thursday 3/16/2023 at 7-8:30pm PST. Register through MK's website. Contact us for invitation code.

"In a math competition, if you can solve the problems, you win; if you can't, but learn how to solve them afterwards, you win bigger!"

--Virginia Wong