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At that time the ahsme and ajhsme were renamed the amc 12 and amc 8, respectively, and the new contest was called the amc 10. Dec 18, 2008 a problem index at the back of the book classifies the problems into subject areas of algebra, arithmetic, complex numbers, counting, functions, geometry, graphs, logarithms, logic, number theory, polynomials, probability, sequences, statistics, and trigonometry. View homework help 9 the contest problem book ix20012007. It contains solutions to the problems from 34 national and regional contests featured in the earlier book, together with. There are 350 problems from the first 14 contests included in this collection.

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