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Andrew Jobbings Senior Kangaroo Awards


Scoring rules for the Senior Mathematical Challenge are as follows:

  • 5 marks are awarded for each correct answer
  • In the Senior Kangaroo you will NOT lose marks for getting questions wrong
  • Answers left blank will be marked as 0

Awards and Thresholds

Each participant receives a Certificate of Qualification or Participation, depending on their entry route, and the top-scoring 25% of participants each receive a Certificate of Merit.

2023 Certificate Threshold

Merit: 50+

Previous Thresholds


Senior Kangaroo Qualification










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