Pre RMO Exam Pattern
Q1: What is the Total Number of Questions Asked in the Pre RMO Examination?
Answer: A total of 30 questions are asked in the Pre RMO examination. It is mandatory to answer all the questions. Most likely, the answers to these questions will be of 1-digit or 2-digits and you will have to mark it in the OMR sheet provided during the examination.
Q2: Is there any Negative Marking in the Pre RMO Examination?
Answer: No, there is no negative marking in the Pre RMO examination. You can answer all the questions, without worrying about any negative marking. However, any discrepancy in filling the bubbles in the OMR sheet will affect your scores, adversely. If you do not fill-in any bubble properly in the OMR sheet, that particular answer will not be counted at the time of checking.
Q3: What is the Time Duration Allotted for the Pre RMO Examination?
Answer: Pre RMO is a 3-hour long examination and most likely there will be no breaks during the examination. You need to be fast enough to finish attempt all the 30 questions within the stipulated time. You should go through the instructions carefully before you start solving the paper. Your name, date of birth, email address, and roll number, written in the OMR sheet, are your login credentials for checking the scores.
Q4: What is the Marks Division for the Pre RMO Examination?
Answer: As per the previous year’s Pre RMO question paper, there will be questions of 2 marks, 3 marks, and 5 marks. In 2018, the first 7 questions carried 2 marks each, the next 15 questions carried 3 marks each, and the last 8 questions carried 5 marks each. Solving sample papers and mock tests will give you a better idea of the marks division.