Purpose: To stimulate students' interest in math, to develop their problem solving skills, and to inspire them to excel in math.
Administration: The NLMC will be administered by a school or school-based organization. The NLMC will be given in participating schools on the same date (please visit our websitespecific dates). Administration on a later date is permitted in cases of academic conflicts or school closings.
Test: During the contest, students are given 45 minutes to solve 20 problems on paper and pencil. Problems are designed to challenge students and to enrich their problem solving experiences.
Awards: Team Winner medals are awarded to the top scorer of each team. National Honor Roll medals are awarded to the top 10% of all students. Team Achievement Plaques are awarded to top 10% of all teams. Visit http://www.noetic-learning.com/mathcontest for more details.
The next contest will be held on November 13-26, 2014.