The 9^{th} International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO) is going to be conducted by Science Olympiad Foundation (SOF) on 26^{th} November, 2015 and 10^{th} December, 2015. TCYonline provides you a brief description on exam pattern, marking scheme and class-wise syllabus of IMO.
Total Number of Sections: 3
• Logical Reasoning: Verbal and Non-verbal Reasoning
• Mathematical Reasoning
• Everyday Mathematics
• Achievers Section: Higher Order Thinking Questions from Science
Marking Scheme:
Section |
No. of Questions |
Marks Allotted |
Logical Reasoning |
15 |
1 |
Mathematical Reasoning |
20 |
1 |
Mathematics |
10 |
1 |
Achievers‘ Section |
5 |
3 |
Total |
50 |
60 |
Class-wise Mathematics Syllabus:
Class |
Mathematics Syllabus |
VI |
Knowing our Numbers, Whole Numbers, Playing with Numbers, Basic Geometrical Ideas, Understanding Elementary Shapes, Integers, Fractions, Decimals, Data Handling, Mensuration, Algebra, Ratio And Proportion, Symmetry, Practical Geometry. |
VII |
Integers, Fractions and Decimals, Exponents and Powers, Algebraic Expressions, Simple Linear Equations, Lines and Angles, Concept of Percentage, Profit and Loss, Simple Interest, Probability, Properties of Triangle, Symmetry, Congruence of Triangles, Rational Numbers, Perimeter and Area, Data Handling, Arithmetical Ability, Visualizing Solid Shapes. |
VIII |
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, Visualizing Solid Shapes, Data Handling, Direct and Inverse Variations, Factorization, Introduction to Graphs, Playing with Numbers. |
IX |
Number Systems, Polynomials, Coordinate Geometry, Linear Equations in Two Variables, Introduction to Euclid’s Geometry, Lines and Angles, Triangles, Quadrilaterals, Areas of Parallelograms and Triangles, Circles, Constructions, Heron’s Formula, Surface Areas and Volumes, Statistics, Probability. |
X |
Real Numbers, Polynomials, Pair of Linear Equations in Two Variables, Quadratic Equations, Arithmetic Progressions, Triangles, Coordinate Geometry, Introduction to Trigonometry, Some Applications of Trigonometry, Circles, Constructions, Areas Related to Circles, Surface Areas and Volumes, Statistics, Probability. |
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