## IOM-2021: Previous Year Paper

## FAQs on Silverzone International Olympiad of Mathematics (IOM) Mock Test

**1. Why are mock tests important to prepare for the IOM examination?**

The IOM examination is a place where the student is given the opportunity to bring out their skills and knowledge circling the subject of mathematics. Therefore, the aspirants who willfully participate in the Olympiad are advised to go through a few mock tests, as these will help the student in understanding the exam pattern. Along with this, the student will also realize the pattern in which the questions are asked, and the method in which they are supposed to be solved, faster and in an effective manner, to achieve maximum outcome. The mock tests will polish and sharpen the skills of the students and help them in the preparation for the big day.

**2. Which website is the best to get help for the IOM examination?**

The most trustworthy website for the students to prepare for the IOM examination is the website of Vedantu. Here, the students can gather all the important and relevant information that might prove extremely helpful in guiding them to perform well in the examination. Apart from this, the students can also easily download the sample question papers and study materials from the website to practice them offline. These sample papers are designed to make the student aware of how the questions are set in the examination and the method in which they will get evaluated. Therefore, to access any information, the student can simply access the website of Vedantu.

**3. How to prepare for the IOM examinations?**

In order to prepare for the IOM examinations, the student needs to keep a few things in mind. First, they need to be aware that the syllabus for the IOM examination is centered around the curriculum designed by CBSE/ICSE and the State Board. Therefore, it is evident that to be able to do well in the examination, it is important for the student to be thorough with their school syllabus. Apart from this, the practice of the sample papers and going through some mock tests will give the candidate a little insight into the exam pattern and help them answer the questions with confidence.

**4. What is the structure of the IOM?**

The structure for the IOM examination is as follows;

For the level 1 examination, all the students from classes 1 to 12 are given equal opportunity to register for the examination.

In level 2 of the IOM examination, only the top 1000 rank holders in the first level of the exam are given the opportunity to sit for level 2. Along with this, the top rank holders from every class of the schools participating with a minimum percentage of 75 are eligible to apply for the exam.

Level 3 of the Olympiad takes place in New Delhi, India. Only the rank holders from the level 2 examination are eligible to appear for the level 3 examination.

**5. What is the qualification for the IOM level 1 examination?**

To appear for the level 1 examination, the student needs to go through the following points.

All the students studying in classes 1- 12 are given equal opportunities to appear for the level 1 IOM examination.

The Indian students who are studying abroad are also eligible to apply for the examination.

The syllabus that the participant needs to follow is mainly centered around the curriculum of the CBSE/ICSE and state board. Therefore, a thorough grasp of the topics that are taught in school, will prove extremely beneficial for the students.