Eligibility and Format
To participate in SBMT, you must be a 3rd - 8th grader in the
2019-2020 school year.
The test for all grades consists of 25 short answer questionst to be
answered in 45 minutes. All answers should be written in legible
handwriting and a #2 pencil, and should follow the list of
mathematical conventions for this tournament found
Tests will be manually graded, and if a grader cannot read an answer
or it is not within the box provided, the grader will simply mark it
While tests are arranged roughly in order of problem difficulty, the
team may make judgement errors so it is encouraged participants
attempt all of the problems. All questions are solvable without the
use of a calculator. Calculators and other computational aids are
not permitted for use in the contest.
Aids such as protractors, rulers, compasses, are permitted. If you
any questions about further things to bring, please contact us at