2012 Chapter Competition
Sprint Round
1. Mrs. Smith teaches for 5 hours each
day so how many hours does she teach
in a 6 day period?
6(5) = 6(5) + 6() = 30 + 3 = 33 Ans.
2. is defined as:
a b = 6a b
4 22 = (6 4) 22 =
24 22 = 2 Ans.
3. 7 apples cost x doll
2011
MATHCOUNTS CHAPTER
SPRINT ROUND
1. A woodchuck chucks 60 pounds of
wood in 1.5 days. 6 days is 4 times
1.5 days. 60 4 = 240 Ans.
2. Half the temperature of Papas
oatmeal is 20 cooler than Babys
oatmeal. Papas oatmeal is 180.
Let P = the temperature o
2002 CHAPTER COMPETITION
SPRINT ROUND QUESTIONS
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
Tami had 1800 baseball cards. She sold half
of them. Therefore, she had 1800 - 900 =
4
900 cards left. Then she gave away
of
5
her remaining cards. This means that she
1
has
of her remainin
1. An equilateral triangular region of side length 2 cm is cut from
a corner of an equilateral triangular region with side length
6 cm. What is the number of centimeters in the perimeter of
the resulting trapezoid?
1. _
2. An investment of $10,000 is made
1
1. Tami had 1800 baseball cards. She sold 2 of them and then
4
gave away 5 of her remaining ones. How many cards does
Tami have left?
1. _
2. During the 20th century, eighteen different men held the office
of President of the United States. Eleven of th
1. The diameter of a circle is a whole number. The area of the
circle is between 100 and 120 square units. What is the number
of units in the circles diameter?
1. _
2. A merchant gives a 20% discount on a coat, followed by a
30% discount, followed by a 10
1. What is the sum of the number of faces, vertices and edges in
a triangular prism?
1. _
2. One-third of a 30-student class is absent today. One-half of
those were also absent yesterday. What percent of the class has
been absent for two straight days? Ex
Mathcounts State Competition 2001
2001 STATE COMPETITION
SPRINT ROUND QUESTIONS
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
There will be four different cards. Two
cards will have 0 on them, one card will
have 1 and one card will have 2. If we must
choose three cards, one of them wil
Mathcounts Chapter Competition 2001
2001 CHAPTER COMPETITION
SPRINT ROUND QUESTIONS
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.
40 hours of work @ $30 per hour =
40 $30 = $1200 Answer
The probability that it will not rain
tomorrow = 1 - the probability that it will
rain tomorro
MATHCOUNTS State Competition 2000
2000 STATE COMPETITION
SPRINT ROUND QUESTIONS
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
There are 2 Es and 2 As in the word
AVERAGE. If there were no duplicates,
then there would be 7! possibilities. If there
was only one duplicate letter, then the
MATHCOUNTS Chapter Competition 2000
2000 CHAPTER COMPETITION
SPRINT ROUND
7.
1.
2.
3.
220
= 4 Answer
55
If there are 36 stairs between the 1st and 3rd
floors (i.e., two floors), then there must be
18 stairs between the 1st and 2nd floors and
18 stairs bet
2011
MATHCOUNTS STATE COMPETITION
SPRINT ROUND
1. 12 boy scouts are accompanied by 3
scout leaders. Each person needs 3
bottles of water per day and the trip is 1
day.
12 + 3 = 15 people
15 3 = 45 bottles Ans.
2. Cammie has pennies, nickels, dimes
and qua