The Science Olympiad syllabus for class 7 is the same that is prescribed by all schools in the country. The questions asked in these exams are based on the leading boards such as CBSE, ICSE and State board. When students enter class 7 they are expected to prepare for higher classes. Thus, it is imperative that they are exposed to advanced-level questions. Many times classroom teachings may not be sufficient. The children of today require something more to stand-out among the crowd. Olympiad exams form the base of future competitions. It is an excellent way to inculcate problem-solving, analytical thinking and critical thinking abilities among the young minds. Parents and teachers can compare chapters from their school text books to the ones covered in Olympiad exams. It would give them a fair idea about what can be expected from these exams.

SECTION 1 - SUBJECTIVE

Chapter 1: Natural Resources and Calamities
Chapter 2: Waste Water Management
Chapter 3: Reproduction in Living Things
Chapter 4: Classification of Substances
Chapter 5: Light Propagation
Chapter 6: Water
Chapter 7: Organization of Living Things
Chapter 8: Circulation
Chapter 9: Acids, Bases and Salts
Chapter 10: Heat
Chapter 12: Food
Chapter 13: Control and Co-Ordination
Chapter 14: Electricity
Chapter 15: Sound and Its Propagation
Chapter 16: Logical Reasoning

SECTION 2 - LOGICAL REASONING

Series Completion and Inserting the Missing Character, Alpha-Numeric Sequence, Analogy and Classification, Coding-Decoding, Blood Relations, Direction Sense Test, Logical Venn Diagram, Puzzle, Mathematical Operations, Analytical Reasoning, Mirror and Water Images, Embedded Figures and Figure Formation, Figure Matrix, Ranking, Construction of Squares.

SECTION 3 - HOT's (HIGH ORDER THINKING SECTION)

High Order Thinking Section contains questions related to Section 1 - Subjective.

 CLASS 1 TO CLASS 4 SECTION SECTION 1 - SUBJECTIVE SECTION 2 - LOGICAL SECTION 3 - HOTs TOTAL NO. OF QUESTIONS 20 10 5 35 MARKS PER QUESTIONS 1 1 1 TOTAL MARKS 20 10 5 35 CLASS 5 TO CLASS 10 SECTION SECTION 1 - SUBJECTIVE SECTION 2 - LOGICAL SECTION 3 - HOTs TOTAL NO. OF QUESTIONS 35 10 5 50 MARKS PER QUESTIONS 1 1 1 TOTAL MARKS 35 10 5 50

**HOT's are questions related to the subjective section that require critical thinking to solve problems that are beyond the ordinary questions.

How do I prepare for class 7 Science Olympiad?

Science Olympiad class 7 previous year question paper sets and workbooks are good reference materials to practice for the ISO exam. You can also enroll for the online tests also known as monthly Olympiads that are conducted every 4th Saturday. The questions of these exams are based on individual chapters that enable students to prepare well on different topics. The annual Olympiads are the most prestigious examinations where students can win variety of prizes in the form of scholarships, cash awards, laptops and tablets. More than the awards, any position secured at the Olympiads motivate students to perform better in each of these exams.