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NSO Class 5 (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 5 syllabus and 40% from the previous class 4 syllabus. Questions in Achievers Section will be from current class 5 syllabus only. Questions of level-II Olympiad will be from current class 5 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: 50          Time: 1 hr.       Total Marks: 60

Section - 1 : Patterns, Analogy and Classification, Coding-Decoding, Geometrical Shapes, Mirror Images, Water Images, Embedded Figures, Direction Sense Test, Ranking Test, Alphabet Test and Logical Sequence of Words, Puzzle Test.

Section - 2 : Animals, Human Body and Health, Plants, Natural Resources and Indian Heritage, Pollution and Calamities, Earth and Universe, Matter and Materials, Force and Energy.

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