Math Kangaroo Logistics


Math Kangaroo Competition is an international, once a year event, always on the third Thursday in March.

Questions are chosen by the International Math Kangaroo Committee, AKSF (

All students grades 1-12 qualify for participation in Math Kangaroo if they are able to work independently, read, and answer a multiple choice test.

Each student receives a T-shirt, an electronic certificate of participation, and a gift.

In May students who rank top 20 in the country and top 3 in a given state are recognized on Math Kangaroo website and receive gifts.

General Rules

75 – Minute multiple choice test

24 Questions for students in grades 1, 2, 3 and 4

30 Questions for students in grades 5 and up

Here is an example of Math Kangaroo Answer Card

Calculators or smart phones are not allowed