Pi Math Contest – Gauss is a math contest for high school students (9th-12th grades). This contest allows students to participate individually and awards are given to the top-performing participants based on their scores.

### Format and Test Information

It will be an individual test with 25 multiple-choice questions. The choices are three-digit numbers (000, 001, 002, …, 999). The time limit is 75 minutes.

Students will receive 10 points for each correct answer, 1 point for each unanswered question, and 0 points for each wrong answer.

### Online

The test will be taken online through PiMC Learning Management System (LMS). Each contestant will receive an online account.

### In-Person

Each contestant will receive an online account to see the previous year’s test. On the contest day, students will take the test on paper.

## Topics

Topics include but not limited to

- Algebra (Order of operations, fractions, word problems)
- Counting (sets etc.)
- Geometry (angles, length, area, etc.)
- Number Theory (prime numbers, factors, gcd, lcm, etc.)