NOTE: The deadline of October 12th to reserve your test for $45 has past. Please register to be placed on the wait-list. If there are available test, you will be notified and you can reserve your test for $60. BASIS Independent Silicon Valley will be hosting the 2016 American Mathematics Competition 8 (AMC 8). This national contest is designed by the Mathematical Association of America to test high-level mathematical, logical, and problem-solving skills in middle school students. High scoring students will be recognized and may be invited to participate in the AMC 10 competition. Who: All students ages 14.5 or younger When: 4:00 PM, Tuesday, November 15th, 2016. Students must register by October 12th. Where: On BASIS Independent Silicon Valley campus, rooms TBA. The exam consists of 25 questions which students have 40 minutes to complete. Students will need to complete the test by 5:00 PM. Please bring three #2 lead pencils. No calculators are allowed.