Mathematical Association of Tasmania

PO Box 5096

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MAT Mathematics Relays

The MAT Mathematics Relays are held annually at three locations across the state for students in Grades 5 - 12. The relays see teams of four students take on mathematical problems of increasing difficulty as they race to beat other competitors and the clock. It's an exciting day to be part of!

Friday 18th August 2017 (North West)

Sunday 20th August 2017 (North and South)

$15 per team for members or $25 per team for non-members.


Lauren Beams


Modified Relay (for classroom use):

 NEW! Modified Relay for the classroom:   Classroom Junior Relay 

  Classroom Junior Relay rules scoresheet answers 


Sample Questions:

MAT Relay Primary sample question and answer papers:  Primary sample question paper 

  Primary sample solutions 

MAT Relay Junior Secondary sample question and answer papers:  Junior Secondary sample question paper 

  Junior Secondary solutions 

MAT Relay Senior Secondary sample question and answer papers:  Senior Secondary sample question paper 

  Senior Secondary solutions 

MAT Relay Upper Secondary sample questions and answer papers:  Upper Secondary sample question paper 

  Upper Secondary solutions 


The Relays are held simultaneously in three main venues around the state – Hobart, Launceston and the NW coast. Depending on demand, a fourth venue on the West coast may be brought into play.

Entry fees are fixed by the MAT executive and reviewed from time to time. The current fee structure is:

MAT individual and school members: Member rate of $15.00 per team
All other teams: $25.00 per team