INTEGIRLS Los Angeles/Orange County Fall 2022 Virtual Math Competition
INTEGIRLS LA/OC will be hosting a free, team-based math competition VIRTUALLY on November 19th, 2022 from 9:40 AM to about 2 PM (PST). Due to the current COVID-19 situation, the competition will be held over Zoom, where we will have proctors help maintain the integrity of the test.
Eligibility: This is an event open ONLY to girls and non binary students comfortable being grouped with girls in middle school or high school. To participate, you do not need to live in the LA/OC region! However, be mindful of chapters that may be near your area.
Contest: The competition will consist of an individual round, team round, and shuffler round. Teams may be comprised of up to 4 students. Participants may compete as an individual, compete as a partial team, or request to be matched with other students. Winning teams and individuals will receive prizes provided by our sponsors.
Interested in volunteering as a proctor? INTEGIRLS LA/OC encourages ALL students from grades 10-12, regardless of gender or competition experience, to work with our students while earning hours at our event. We provide certification of service upon request. Sign up here: https://forms.gle/zbMxJuKQ3pEEoDet9
- AMC 8 Competition Date: January 17, 2023 at 8:00 AM ET through January 23, 2023 at 11:59 PM ET
- This competition is being given at Placerita only for Placerita students.
Q. What's covered on the AMC 8?
A. The material covered on the AMC 8 includes topics from a typical middle school mathematics curriculum. Possible topics include but are not limited to: counting and probability, estimation, proportional reasoning, elementary geometry including the Pythagorean Theorem, spatial visualization, everyday applications, and reading and interpreting graphs and tables. In addition, some of the later questions may involve linear or quadratic functions and equations, coordinate geometry, and other topics traditionally covered in a beginning algebra course.
Q. Who is eligible to participate in the competition?
A. Students with a passion for problem-solving who are in grade 8 or below and under 14.5 years of age on the day of the competition are eligible to participate in the AMC 8.