IMO Class 8 (2020-21): Syllabus and Exam Dates

The The International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO)is an exam to identify and encourage the mathematical creativity of children. Questions of level-1 olympiad exams will be 60% from the current class 8 syllabus and 40% from the previous class 7 syllabus. Questions in Achievers Section will be from current class 8 syllabus only. Questions of level-II Olympiad will be from current class 8 syllabus only.

Exam date: SET-A    26 TH  & 27   TH  DEC, SET-B 2 ND  & 3 RD   JAN &    SET-C 23 RD  & 24 TH  JAN  

Total Questions: 50          Time: 1 hr.       Total Marks: 60

Section - 1 : Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning.

Section - 2 : Rational Numbers, Squares and Square Roots, Cubes and Cube Roots, Exponents and Powers, Comparing Quantities, Algebraic Expressions and Identities, Linear Equations in One Variable, Understanding Quadrilaterals, Constructions, Mensuration, Visualising Solid Shapes, Data Handling, Direct and Inverse Variations, Factorisation, Introduction to Graphs, Playing with Numbers.

Section - 3 : The Syllabus of this section will be based on the syllabus of Mathematical Reasoning.

Section - 4 : Higher Order Thinking Questions - Syllabus as per Section -2.