The percentages allocated to awards are approximate and will vary according to the number of students taking each test and the distribution of their scores.
By 2019, all gold, silver and bronze awardees from each country will be invited for a final round of the competition. Countries will take turns hosting this international segment. SEAMO-X will determine the champion among all participating countries.
SEAMO syllabus is developed based on the Singapore Mathematical Olympiad curriculum and 40% of contents were modified to meet international standard. It is a comprehensive syllabus which exposes students to in-depth, stimulating and interesting mathematical problems. Since 1991, Terry Chew Institute of Mathematical Olympiads team has started developing its own assessment framework by examining the mathematical olympiad curriculum from countries such as Singapore, USA, Russia and so on.
The syllabus is a guideline for what your child can expect to be tested as a SEAMO participant. Papers are developed around the topics listed. Papers may include topics which are related to or are extension of the topics listed.