Community Education is offering the AMC 8 test for 6th graders
The AMC 8 is a 25 question, 40 minute multiple choice examination in middle school mathematics designed to promote the development and enhancement of problem solving skills. The examination provides an opportunity to apply the concepts taught at the junior high level to problems which not only range from easy to difficult but also cover a wide range of applications. Many problems are designed to challenge students and to offer problem solving experiences beyond those provided in most junior high school mathematics classes.
A special purpose of the AMC 8 is to demonstrate the broad range of topics available for the junior high school mathematics curriculum. This is done by competencies.
It will be given at the Junior High on Tuesday November 13, 2018, the cost is $50.00. To register just go to web site
the course code is AMC 8.
Acton-Boxborough Community Education
15 Charter Rd
Acton, MA 01720
Tel 978-264-4700 ext 3986 Fax 978-266-2540