Cayley, Hamilton and Maclaurin Mathematical Olympiads Awards
Scoring rules for the Cayley, Hamilton & Maclaurin Maths Olympiads are as follows:
- Each question is worth 10 points
- Answers can be awarded partial marks depending on on the clarity of the participants Mathematical presentation
Awards and Thresholds
Each qualifying student receives a Certificate of Qualification or Participation depending on their entry route. The highest-scoring participants each receive Certificates of Distinction and Merit.
Each of the top 20 scorers receive a gold medal, the next 30 a silver medal and the next 50 a bronze medal. All medalists will also be awarded a book prize; the title varies from year to year.
The 2023 award thresholds were:
Cayley Mathematical Olympiad
Gold Medal: 50+
Silver Medal: 42+
Bronze Medal: 35+
Hamilton Mathematical Olympiad
Gold Medal: 52+
Silver Medal: 44+
Bronze Medal: 38+
Maclaurin Mathematical Olympiad
Gold Medal: 47+
Silver Medal: 39+
Bronze Medal: 33+
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