NSO Class 3 (2020-21): Syllabus and Exam Dates

The National Science Olympiad (NSO) is an exam based on rigorous academic and scholastic aptitude competition. This exam covers various aspects of science including concepts of physics, chemistry and biology. Questions of level-1 olympiad exams will be 60% from the current class 3 syllabus and 40% from the previous class 2 syllabus. Questions in Achievers Section will be from current class 3 syllabus only. Questions of level-II Olympiad will be from current class 3 syllabus only.

Exam date: SET-A    19 TH  & 20   TH  DEC, SET-B 9  TH   & 10 TH    JAN &    SET-C 30 TH   & 31 ST   JAN  

Total Questions: 35         Time: 1 hr.       Total Marks: 40

Section - 1 : Patterns, Analogy and Classification, Coding-Decoding, Mirror Images, Embedded Figures, Alphabet Test, Ranking Test, Grouping of Figures, Figure Matrix, Geometrical Shapes, Days and Dates & Possible Combinations.

Section - 2 : Plants and Animals, Birds, Food, Housing, Clothing and Occupation, Transport, Communication and Safety Rules, Human Body, Earth and Universe, Matter and Materials, Light, Sound and Force, Our Environment.

Section - 3 : Higher Order Thinking Questions - Syllabus as per Section - 2.