##### Silverzone Foundation

Silverzone Foundation Conducts Following Exams

1. IIO - International Informatics Olympiad
2. IOM - International Olympiad of Mathematics
3. IOS - International Olympiad of Science
4. IOEL - International Olympiad of English Language
5. ITHO - International Talent Hunt Olympiad
6. ISSO - International Social Studies Olympiad
7. IRAO - International Reasoning & Mental Ability Olympiad
8. SKGKO - Smart Kid General Knowledge Olympiad

International Informatics Olympiad endeavours to assess the competency and proficiency of the students in the field of Computer Science, at National and International level, every year. Its syllabus comprises of the syllabus of CBSE/ICSE and various State Boards. The iiO examination is based on Computer Science, which provides ample opportunity to the students not only to test their skills but also sharpen them accordingly and provide know how about International standard. Please refer the books published by Silverzone for the preparation of iiO. We recommend the competition for each and every student in the school.

Exam Structure

Level 1

All students of classes 1st to 12th are eligible to take part in Level 1.

Level 2

Top 500 Olympiad rank holders of the 1st Level from each class will compete for top positions in 2nd level examination. All Class 1st rank holders with minimum 60% of marks with minimum 100 students from a particular school are also eligible for Level 2.

Level 3

Olympiad 1st Rank Holders of classes 6th to 12th from 2nd level will be eligible for Level 3. Level 3 will be conducted at New Delhi, India.

Important Dates

Level-1

As iiO 2018 is being organised at National and International level, due to various reasons, it is not possible to conduct the olympiad on a specific single date. The Informatics Olympiad will be conducted on 30th October 2018 and 06th December 2018. Please decide the date which is suitable to your school.

You may opt for either 30th October 2018 or 06th December 2018 as your International Informatics Olympiad date. Last date of registration is 31st August 2018.

The Result of the 1st Level will be available at www.silverzone.org in the month of January 2019.

Level-2

The 2nd Level will be conducted in the month of January/February 2019. The awards, prizes and certificates will be sent to the school within 3 to 4 weeks after the declaration of result at our website.

Level-3

Level 3 will be conducted in the month of May/June 2019 at New Delhi.

Exam Pattern

There is no negative marking

 Number of Questions Total Marks Duration 50 100 1 Hour

Division of Marks

 Unit Chapters Number of Questions Marks Total Marks Computer Science Operting System and Computers Peripherals Computer Languages Multimedia And Network MS-Word Excel Powerpoint HTML 30 2 60 Reasoning and Aptitude Reasoning and Aptitude 10 1.5 15 Scholar’s Zone Scholar’s Zone 10 2.5 25

Exam Syllabus

• Introducing Operating System (OS)
• Windows Explorer
• Types of Computer Languages
• Working with Microsoft Excel 2013
• Working with Microsoft Powerpoint 2013
• Working with HTML
• Computer Networking and its Usage
• Internet
• Working with Microsoft Word 2013
• Introducing Multimedia
• Mental ability & Reasoning

Fee Structure and Study Material

For Schools in India:

The participation fee for the Olympiad is Rs. 120/- per student, out of which Rs. 20/- shall be retained by the school as its expenses towards honorarium of the invigilator(s) and other expenses like postal expenses, DD charges and photocopying, etc.

Study Material (For Classes 1st to 10th):

The cost of Olympiad Comprehensive Book (Rs. 120/-), Previous Year QuestionPaper Booklet (Rs. 150/-) and Computer Olympiad Excellence Guide (Rs. 280/-) is not included in the fee.

For Schools Outside India:

The participation fee for the Olympiad is USD$8 per student, out of which USD$2 shall be retained by the school against its expenses towards honorarium of the invigilator(s) and other expenses like postal expenses, DD charges and photocopying, etc.

Study Material (For Classes 1st to 10th):

The cost of Olympiad Comprehensive Book (USD$4), Previous Year QuestionPaper Booklet (USD$8) and Computer Olympiad Excellence Guide (USD$10) is not included in the fee. Payment Mode For Payment mode in India and Abroad, please refer to the ‘School Registration Form’. Prize Details Level-1 Scholarship  Rank. No. Award 4th to 10th Olympiad Rank holders of each class will be awarded with wrist watches. 11th to 25th Olympiad Rank holders of each class will be awarded with exciting prizes. 26th to 500th Olympiad Rank holders of each class will be awarded wit the topper achievement certificate. 1st, 2nd & 3rd Rank holders of every class of each school will be awarded Gold, Silver and Bronze medals respectively, provided the topper obtains at least 50% marks. All All participants will be awarded with the Student Participation Certificate (SPC) and Descriptive Assessment Report. Level-2 Scholarship  Rank. No. Award 1st Olympiad rank holder from classes 7th to 10th will be awarded a Laptop along with a Winner’s Trophy. 2nd Olympiad rank holder in each class will be awarded a cash prize of Rs. 7,500/- each with a Winner’s Trophy. 3rd Olympiad rank holder in each class will be awarded a cash prize of Rs. 5,000/- each with a Winner’s Trophy. 1st, 2nd & 3rd All State rank holders of all classes will be awarded with exciting prizes (minimum 50% marks). All All participants will be awarded with the Student Participation Certificate (SPC). Level-3 Scholarship  Rank. No. Award 1st & 2nd Top 2 students of the 3rd level participants will be awarded with educational excursion to Disneyland (Honkong) IOM - International Olympiad of Mathematics The International Olympiad of Mathematics (iOM), a test of competence and knowledge in the subject of Mathematics, is held annually at National and International levels, based on syllabus prescribed by CBSE/ ICSE and the State Boards. Detailed syllabus with Sample Question Paper is provided along with this Information Booklet. Please refer to the books published by SilverZone for the preparation of iOM or visit www.silverzone.org. iOM recommends the competition for each and every student who is Studying Mathematics as their subject in the school. Exam Structure Level 1 All the students of classes 1st to 12th are eligible to take part in Level 1. Level 2 Top 1000 Olympiad rank holders of the 1st Level from each class will compete for top positions in a 2nd level examination. All Class 1st rank holders with minimum 60% of marks with minimum 100 students from a particular school are also eligible for Level 2. Level 3 Olympiad 1st Rank Holders of classes 6th to 12th from 2nd level will be eligible for Level 3. Level 3 will be conducted at New Delhi, India. Important Dates Level-1 As iOM 2018 is being organised at National and International level, due to various reasons, it is not possible to conduct the olympiad on a specific single date. The Mathematics Olympiad will be conducted on 19th November 2018 and 12th December 2018. Please decide the date which is suitable to your school. You may opt for either 19th November 2018 or 12th December 2018 as your International Olympiad of Mathematics date. Last date of registration is 31 August 2018. The Result of the 1st Level will be available at www.silverzone.org in the month of January 2019. Level-2 The 2nd Level will be conducted in the month of January/February 2019. The awards, prizes and certificates will be sent to the school within 3 to 4 weeks after the declaration of result at our website. Level-3 Level 3 will be conducted in the month of May/June 2019 at New Delhi. Exam Pattern There is no negative marking  Number of Questions Total Marks Duration 50 100 1 Hour Division of Marks  Unit Chapters Number of Questions Marks Total Marks Numbers and Their Operations Numbers and Their Operations Fractions and Decimals Rational Numbers Exponents and Powers 12 2 24 Algebra Algebraic Expressions Linear Equations 3 2 6 Everyday Mathematics Ratio and Proportion Percentage Profit and Loss Simple and Compound Interests 4 2 8 Geometry and Measurement Lines and Angles Triangles Mensuration 7 2 14 Data Handling Data Handling 3 2 6 Sets Introduction to Sets 1 2 2 Reasoning and Aptitude Reasoning and Aptitude 10 1.5 15 Scholar’s Zone Scholar’s Zone 10 2.5 25 Exam Syllabus • Number System and Operations • Fractions and Decimals • Rational Numbers • Exponents and Powers • Algebraic Expressions • Linear Equations • Ratio and Proportion • Percentage • Profit and Loss • Annual Instalment • Simple Interest and Compound Interest • Lines, Angles, Triangles and Circle • Mensuration • Data Handling • Sets • Reasoning and Aptitude. Fee Structure and Study Material For Schools in India: The participation fee for the Olympiad is Rs. 120/- per student, out of which Rs. 20/- shall be retained by the school as its expenses towards honorarium of the invigilator(s) and other expenses like postal expenses, DD charges and photocopying, etc. Study Material (For Classes 1st to 10th): The cost of Olympiad Comprehensive Book (Rs. 120/-), Previous year's question paper (Rs. 150/-) and Computer Olympiad Excellence Guide (Rs. 280/-) is not included in the fee. For Schools Outside India: The participation fee for the Olympiad is USD$8 per student, out of which USD$2 shall be retained by the school against its expenses towards honorarium of the invigilator(s) and other expenses like postal expenses, DD charges and photocopying, etc. Study Material (For Classes 1st to 10th): The cost of Olympiad Comprehensive Book (USD$4), Previous Year QuestionPaper Booklet (USD$6) and Computer Olympiad Excellence Guide (USD$10) is not included in the fee.

Payment Mode

For Payment mode in India and Abroad, please refer to the ‘School Registration Form’.

Prize Details

Level-1 Scholarship

 Rank. No. Award 4th to 10th 4th to 10th Olympiad rank holders of each class will be awarded with wrist watches. 11th to 25th 11th to 25th Olympiad rank holders of each class will be awarded with exciting prizes. 26th to 500th 26th to 500th Olympiad rank holders of each class will be awarded with the topper achievement certificate. 1st, 2nd 3rd Class Topper 1st, 2nd and 3rd rank holders of every class of each school will be awarded Gold, Silver and Bronze medals respectively, provided the topper obtains at least 50% marks. All All participants will be awarded with the Student Participation Certificate (SPC) and Descriptive Assessment Report.

Level-2 Scholarship

 Rank. No. Award 1st 1st Olympiad rank holder from classes 1st to 10th will be awarded a cash prize of Rs. 15,000/- each with a Winner’s Trophy. 2nd 2nd Olympiad rank holder in each class will be awarded a cash prize of Rs. 10,000/- each with a Winner’s Trophy. 3rd 3rd Olympiad rank holder in each class will be awarded a cash prize of Rs. 5,000/- each with a Winner’s Trophy. 1st, 2nd & 3rd All State Rank 1st, 2nd and 3rd rank holders of all classes will be awarded with exciting prizes (minimum 50% marks). All All participants will be awarded with the Student Participation Certificate (SPC).

Level-3 Scholarship

 Rank. No. Award 1st & 2nd Top 2 students of the 3rd level participants will be sent for educational excursion to NASA.

IOS - International Olympiad of Science

The International Olympiad of Science, a test of competence and proficiency in Science, is held annually at the National and International levels, based on syllabus prescribed by CBSE/ ICSE and the State Boards. Apart from syllabus, a part of test paper is based on the Applied Science. Detailed syllabus with sample question paper is provided along with this Information Booklet. Please refer the books published by Silverzone for the preparation of iOS. SSE recommends the competition for each and every student who is Studying Science as their subject in the school.

Students judge themselves at International levels. The tests at local or regional level do not provide the right insight and judgement about the challenges ahead.

iOS builds a solid foundation for school students to excel in Science based on ICSE, CBSE and State board syllabus.

A comprehensive report based on Olympiad examination enables students to delever deeper into their strengths and weaknesses. It also motivates them towards excellence.

iOS promotes Science talents from school to National and higher levels by recognising their merits and awarding them.

iOS promotes participation of the teachers for the benefits of the student community.

Exam Structure

Level 1

All the students of classes 1st to 12th are eligible to take part in Level 1.

Level 2

Top 1000 Olympiad rank holders of the 1st Level from each class will compete for top positions in a 2nd level examination. All Class 1st rank holders with minimum 60% of marks with minimum 100 students from a particular school are also eligible for Level 2.

Level 3

Olympiad 1st Rank Holders of classes 6th to 12th from 2nd level will be eligible for Level 3. Level 3 will be conducted at New Delhi, India.

Important Dates

Level-1

As iOS 2018 is being organised at National and International level, due to various reasons, it is not possible to conduct the olympiad on a specific single date. The Science Olympiad will be conducted on 22nd November 2018 and 18th December 2018. Please decide the date which is suitable to your school.

You may opt for either 22nd November 2018 or 18th December 2018 as your International Olympiad of Science date. Last date of registration is 31 August 2018.

The Result of the 1st Level will be available at www.silverzone.org in the month of January 2019.

Level-2

The 2nd Level will be conducted in the month of January/February 2019. The awards, prizes and certificates will be sent to the school within 3 to 4 weeks after the declaration of result at our website.

Level-3

Level 3 will be conducted in the month of May/June 2019 at New Delhi.

Exam Pattern

There is no negative marking

 Number of Questions Total Marks Duration 50 100 1 Hour

Division of Marks

 Unit Chapters Number of Questions Marks Total Marks How Stuff Works Light  Electricity  Time and Motion 5 1.5 7.5 Living World Weather  Climate and Adaptation  Soil  Respiration  Transportation in Plants and Animals  Reproduction in Plants 10 1.5 15 Materials Fibre to Fabric  Heat  Acids  Bases and Salts  Physical and Chemical Changes 7 1.5 10.5 Natural Phenomena & Natural Resources Winds  Storms and Cyclones  Water  forest 5 1.5 7.5 Food Nutrition in Plants  Nutrition in Animals 3 1.5 4.5 Reasoning and Aptitude Reasoning and Aptitude 10 2.5 25 Scholar Zone Scholar’s Zone 10 3 30

Exam Syllabus

• Nutrition
• Fibre to Fabric
• Physical and Chemical Changes
• Acids, Bases and Salts
• Weather, Climate and Adaptations of Animals to Climate
• Winds, Storms and Cyclones
• Life Processes
• Motion and Time
• Electricity and Light
• Our Environment
• Mental Aptitude and Reasoning.

Fee Structure and Study Material

For Schools in India:

The participation fee for the Olympiad is Rs. 120/- per student, out of which Rs. 20/- shall be retained by the school as its expenses towards honorarium of the invigilator(s) and other expenses like postal expenses, DD charges and photocopying, etc.

Study Material (For Classes 1st to 10th):

The cost of Olympiad Comprehensive Book (Rs. 120/-), Previous year's question paper (Rs. 150/-) and Computer Olympiad Excellence Guide (Rs. 280/-) is not included in the fee.

For Schools Outside India:

The participation fee for the Olympiad is USD$8 per student, out of which USD$2 shall be retained by the school against its expenses towards honorarium of the invigilator(s) and other expenses like postal expenses, DD charges and photocopying, etc.

Study Material (For Classes 1st to 10th):

The cost of Olympiad Comprehensive Book (USD$4), Previous year's question paper (USD$6) and Computer Olympiad Excellence Guide (USD$10) is not included in the fee. Payment Mode For Payment mode in India and Abroad, please refer to the ‘School Registration Form’. Prize Details Level-1 Scholarship  Rank. No. Award 4th to 10th 4th to 10th Olympiad rank holders of each class will be awarded with wrist watches. 11th to 25th 11th to 25th Olympiad rank holders of each class will be awarded with exciting prizes. 26th to 500th 26th to 500th Olympiad rank holders of each class will be awarded with the topper achievement certificate. 1st, 2nd 3rd Class Topper 1st, 2nd and 3rd rank holders of every class of each school will be awarded Gold, Silver and Bronze medals respectively, provided the topper obtains at least 50% marks. All All participants will be awarded with the Student Participation Certificate (SPC) and Descriptive Assessment Report. Level-2 Scholarship  Rank. No. Award 1st 1st Olympiad rank holder from classes 1st to 10th will be awarded a cash prize of Rs. 15,000/- each with a Winner’s Trophy. 2nd 2nd Olympiad rank holder in each class will be awarded a cash prize of Rs. 10,000/- each with a Winner’s Trophy. 3rd 3rd Olympiad rank holder in each class will be awarded a cash prize of Rs. 5,000/- each with a Winner’s Trophy. 1st, 2nd & 3rd All State Rank 1st, 2nd and 3rd rank holders of all classes will be awarded with exciting prizes (minimum 50% marks). All All participants will be awarded with the Student Participation Certificate (SPC). Level-3 Scholarship  Rank. No. Award 1st & 2nd Top 2 students of the 3rd level participants will be sent for educational excursion to NASA. IOEL - International Olympiad of English Language The International Olympiad of English Language (iOEL), a test of competence and knowledge in the subject of English Language, is held annually at National and International levels, based on syllabus prescribed by CBSE/ICSE and the State Boards. Detailed syllabus with sample question paper is provided along with this Information Booklet. Please refer to the books published by SilverZone for the preparation of iOEL or visit www.silverzone.org. iOEL recommends the competition for each and every student who is studying English Language as their subject in the school. Exam Structure Level 1 All students of classes 1st to 12th are eligible to take part in Level 1. Level 2 Top 1000 Olympiad rank holders of the 1st Level from each class will compete for top positions in a 2nd level examination. All Class 1st rank holders with minimum 60% of marks with minimum 100 students from a particular school are also eligible for Level 2. Level 3 Olympiad 1st Rank Holders of classes 6th to 12th from 2nd level will be eligible for Level 3. Level 3 will be conducted at New Delhi, India. Important Dates Level-1 As iOEL is being organised at National and International level, due to various reasons, it is not possible to conduct the olympiad on a specific single date. The Informatics Olympiad will be conducted on 02nd November 2018 and 11th December 2018. Please decide the date which is suitable to your school. You may opt for either 02nd November 2018 or 1th December 2018 as your International Olympiad of English Language date. Last date of registration is 31 August 2018. The Result of the 1st Level will be available at www.silverzone.org in the month of January 2019. Level-2 The 2nd Level will be conducted in the month of January/February 2019. The awards, prizes and certificates will be sent to the school within 3 to 4 weeks after the declaration of result on our website. Level-3 Level 3 will be conducted in the month of May/June 2019 at New Delhi. Exam Pattern There is no negative marking  Number of Questions Total Marks Duration 50 100 1 Hour Division of Marks  Unit Chapters Number of Questions Marks Total Marks Grammar Parts of Speech Articles Determiners Modals Subject-verb agreement Gerund Infinitive Tense Error finding 15 1.75 26.25 Vocabulary Jumbled words Synonyms Antonyms One word substitution Spelling test Idioms and phrases 10 1.75 17.5 Comprehension & Composition Comprehension Paragraph & Story writing Letter & Notice Writing Narration Voice Types of Sentences Jumbled sentences Sequence of sentences Clause Question Tags Sentence Improvement Choosing Appropriate Filler Inferring Information Judging Completeness of Process 15 1.75 26.5 Scholar Zone Scholar’s Zone 10 3.5 35 Exam Syllabus • Analogy • Comprehension • Classification • Spelling test • Jumbled words and sentences • Types of sentences • Parts of speech • Tense • Error Finding • Voice • Direct and Indirect speech • Subject-Verb agreement • Article • Modals • Determiners • Clause • Antonyms/Synonyms • Idioms and phrases • One word substitution • Story and Paragraph writing • Notice writing • Letter writing • Message writing • Report writing • Differentiating between facts and opinion • Functional English • Mental Aptitude. Fee Structure and Study Material For Schools in India: The participation fee for the Olympiad is Rs. 120/- per student, out of which Rs. 20/- shall be retained by the school as its expenses towards honorarium of the invigilator(s) and other expenses like postal expenses, DD charges and photocopying, etc. Study Material (For Classes 1st to 10th): The cost of Olympiad Comprehensive Book (Rs. 120/-), Previous year's question paper (Rs. 150/-) and Computer Olympiad Excellence Guide (Rs. 280/-) is not included in the fee. For Schools Outside India: The participation fee for the Olympiad is USD$8 per student, out of which USD$2 shall be retained by the school against its expenses towards honorarium of the invigilator(s) and other expenses like postal expenses, DD charges and photocopying, etc. Study Material (For Classes 1st to 10th): The cost of Olympiad Comprehensive Book (USD$4) Previous year's question paper (USD$6) and Computer Olympiad Excellence Guide (USD$10) is not included in the fee.

Payment Mode

For Payment mode in India and Abroad, please refer to the ‘School Registration Form’.

Prize Details

Level-1 Scholarship

 Rank. No. Award 4th to 10th 4th to 10th Olympiad rank holders of each class will be awarded with wrist watches. 11th to 25th 11th to 25th Olympiad rank holders of each class will be awarded with exciting prizes. 26th to 500th 26th to 500th Olympiad rank holders of each class will be awarded with the topper achievement certificate. 1st, 2nd 3rd Class Topper 1st, 2nd and 3rd rank holders of every class of each school will be awarded Gold, Silver and Bronze medals respectively, provided the topper obtains at least 50% marks. All All participants will be awarded with the Student Participation Certificate (SPC) and Descriptive Assessment Report.

Level-2 Scholarship

 Rank. No. Award 1st 1st Olympiad rank holder from classes 1st to 10th will be awarded a cash prize of Rs. 15,000/- each with a Winner’s Trophy. 2nd 2nd Olympiad rank holder in each class will be awarded a cash prize of Rs. 10,000/- each with a Winner’s Trophy. 3rd 3rd Olympiad rank holder in each class will be awarded a cash prize of Rs. 5,000/- each with a Winner’s Trophy. 1st, 2nd & 3rd All State Rank 1st, 2nd and 3rd rank holders of all classes will be awarded with exciting prizes (minimum 50% marks). All All participants will be awarded with the Student Participation Certificate (SPC).

Level-3 Scholarship

 Rank. No. Award 1st & 2nd Top 2 students of the 3rd level participants will be awarded with a cash prize of Rs. 1,00,000/- OR Trip to UK along with a Winner’s Trophy.

ITHO - International Talent Hunt Olympiad

The International Talent Hunt Olympiad, a test of competence and proficiency in Science, Maths and Mental ability, is held annually at the National and International levels, based on syllabus prescribed by CBSE/ ICSE and the State Boards. Apart from syllabus, a part of test paper is based on the application of knowledge. The syllabus for the iTHO' is provided on the last page of this 'Information Brochure'. Please refer the books published by 3GenX for the preparation of iTHO. SSE recommends the competition for each and every student who is studying science and Maths as their subjects of study in the school.

Important Dates

As iTHO 2018 is being organized at National and International level, due to various reasons, it is not possible to conduct the olympiad on a specific single date. The International Talent Hunt Olympiad will be conducted on 29th November 2018 and 21st January 2019. Please decide the date which is suitable to your school.

You may opt for either 29th November 2018 or 21st January 2019 as your International Social Studies Olympiad date. Last date of registration is 30 September 2018.

The Result of the 1st Level will be available at www.silverzone.org in the month of January 2019.

Exam Pattern

There is no negative marking

 Number of Questions Total Marks Duration 50 100 1 Hour

Division of Marks

 Unit Chapters Number of Questions Marks Total Marks Science Nutrition Acids Bases and Salts Wind Storm and Cyclones Life Process Electricity and Light Our Environment General Science Fibre and Fabric Motion and Time 22 2 44 Mathematics Number System and its Operations Exponent Algebraic Expression and Linear Equation Ratio and Proportion Percentage Geometry Mensuration 23 2 46 Mental Ability Mental Ability 5 2 10

Exam Syllabus

• Nutrition
• Fibre to Fabric
• Physical and Chemical Changes
• Acids, Bases and Salts
• Weather, Climate and Adaptations of Animals to Climate
• Wind, Storms and Cyclones
• Life Processes
• Motion and Time
• Electricity and Light
• Our Environment
• Number System and Its Operations
• Exponents
• Algebraic Expression and Linear Equation
• Ratio and Proportion Percentage and S.I. and C.I.
• Data Handling
• Geometry
• Mensuration
• Reasoning and Aptitude.

Fee Structure and Study Material

For Schools in India (for class 1st to 10th) The participation fee for the Olympiad is Rs.100/- per student. The Study material for schools are available at the discounted price. The price of Comprehensive Book is Rs.120/-, and Previous Year Question Paper Booklet is Rs. 150/-which is not included in the fee.

For Schools Outside India (for class 1st to 10th) The participation fee for the Olympiad is USD $8 per student. The Study material for schools are available at the discounted price. The price of Comprehensive Book is USD$4 and Previous Year Question Paper is USD$8/-, which is not included in the fee. Prize Details Level-All Scholarship  Rank. No. Award 1st 1st Intl. Olympiad rank holder in each class will be awarded with a Cash Prize of Rs. 10,000/- along with a winner’s Trophy. 2nd 2nd Intl. Olympiad rank holder in each class will be awarded with a Cash Prize of Rs. 7,500/- along with a winner’s Trophy. 3rd 3rd Intl. Olympiad rank holder in each class will be awarded with a Cash Prize of Rs. 5,000/- along with a winner’s Trophy. 4th to 10th 4th to 10th Olympiad rank holders of each class will be awarded with wrist watches. 11th to 25th 11th to 25th Olympiad rank holders of each class will be awarded with exciting prizes. 26th to 500th 26th to 500th Olympiad rank holders of each class will be awarded with the topper achievement certificate. 1st, 2nd 3rd All State Rank 1st, 2nd and 3rd rank holders of all classes will be awarded with exciting prizes.(minimum 50% marks) 1st, 2nd 3rd Class Topper 1st, 2nd and 3rd rank holders of every class of each school will be awarded Gold, Silver and Bronze medals respectively, provided the topper obtains at least 50% marks. All All the participants will be awarded with the participation Certificate reflecting their Class/State/Olympiad Ranks and Marks ISSO - International Social Studies Olympiad The International Social Studies Olympiad, a test of competence and proficiency in History, Geography and Civics is held annually at the National and International levels based on syllabus prescribed by CBSE/ICSE and the State Boards. Detailed syllabus with Sample question paper is provided along with this Information Booklet. Please refer the Books published by Silverzone Foundation for the preparation of ISSO. SilverZone foundation recommends the competition for each and every student in the school. Important Dates As iSSO 2018 is being organized at National and International level, due to various reasons, it is not possible to conduct the olympiad on a specific single date. The International Social Studies Olympiad will be conducted on 27th November 2018 and 19th December 2018. Please decide the date which is suitable to your school. You may opt for either 27th November 2018 or 19th December 2018 as your International Social Studies Olympiad date. Last date of registration is 30 September 2018. The Result of the 1st Level will be available at www.silverzone.org in the month of January 2019. Exam Pattern There is no negative marking  Number of Questions Total Marks Duration 50 100 1 Hour Division of Marks  Unit Chapters Number of Questions Marks Total Marks 1 History 8-15 1.75 14-26.25 2 Geography 10-15 1.75 14-26.25 3 Social and Political Life 10-15 1.75 17.5-26.25 5 Scholar’s Zone 10 3 30 Exam Syllabus History • Where, When and How • New Kings and Kingdoms • The Sultans of Delhi • The Creation of An Empire • Architecture as Power: Forts and Sacred Places • Towns, Traders and Craftsmen • Social Change: Mobile and settled communities • Popular Beliefs and Religious Debates • The Flowering of Regional Cultures • New Political Formations in the Eighteenth Century Geography • Environment in its totality: natural and human environment • Natural Environment: land – interior of the earth, rocks and minerals; earth movements and major land forms • Air – composition, structure of the atmosphere, elements of weather and climate – temperature, pressure, moisture and wind • Water – fresh and saline, distribution of major water bodies, ocean waters and their circulation • Natural vegetation and wild life • Human Environment: settlement, transport and communication • Human – Environment Interaction: life in desert regions – Sahara and Ladakh; life in tropical and subtropical regions – Amazon and Ganga-Brahmaputra; life in temperate regions – Prairies and Veldt Social and Political Life • Democracy: Historical as well as the key features that structure a democracy • Institutional Representation of Democracy: Universal Adult Franchise; Elections; Political parties and Coalition Governments • State Government: Its working and functioning • Understanding Media: Media and Democracy; Advertising • Unpacking Gender: Social Aspects; Economic Aspects • Markets Around Us: Retail markets; Wholesale markets; People’s access to market Fee Structure and Study Material For Schools in India (for class 1st to 10th) The participation fee for the Olympiad is Rs.120/- per student. The Study material for schools are available at the discounted price. The price of Olympiad Comprehensive Book is Rs. 120/- which is not included in the fee. For Schools Outside India (for class 1st to 10th) Preparatory work Books for ISSO is available for classes 1 to 10. Although the purchase of this book is optional, it is highly recommended by the foundation for better result in the Olympiad, as it contains about 80% of the syllabus of the Olympiad as well as the CBSE/ICSE and other State Board’s syllabus. Payment Mode For Payment mode in India and Aborad, please refer to the ‘School Registration Form’. Prize Details Level-All Scholarship  Rank. No. Award 1st 1st Intl. Olympiad rank holder in each class will be awarded with a Cash Prize of Rs. 10,000/- along with a winner’s Trophy. 2nd 2nd Intl. Olympiad rank holder in each class will be awarded with a Cash Prize of Rs. 7,500/- along with a winner’s Trophy. 3rd 3rd Intl. Olympiad rank holder in each class will be awarded with a Cash Prize of Rs. 5,000/- along with a winner’s Trophy. 4th to 10th 4th to 10th Olympiad rank holders of each class will be awarded with wrist watches. 11th to 25th 11th to 25th Olympiad rank holders of each class will be awarded with exciting prizes. 26th to 500th 26th to 500th Olympiad rank holders of each class will be awarded with the topper achievement certificate. 1st, 2nd 3rd All State Rank 1st, 2nd and 3rd rank holders of all classes will be awarded with exciting prizes.(minimum 50% marks) 1st, 2nd 3rd Class Topper 1st, 2nd and 3rd rank holders of every class of each school will be awarded Gold, Silver and Bronze medals respectively, provided the topper obtains at least 50% marks. All All the participants will be awarded with the participation Certificate reflecting their Class/State/Olympiad Ranks and Marks IRAO - International Reasoning & Mental Ability Olympiad The International Reasoning & Mental Ability Olympiad (For Classes 3rd to 12th), a test of competence and proficiency in Reasoning & Aptitude is scheduled to be held annually at the National and International levels based on syllabus designed by top level academicians. Detailed syllabus with Sample question paper is provided along with this Information Booklet. Please refer the Books published by Silverzone Foundation for the preparation of IRAO. SilverZone foundation recommends the competition for each and every student in the school from Classes 3rd to 12th. Important Dates As IRAO 2018 is being organized at National and International level, due to various reasons, it is not possible to conduct the olympiad on a specific single date. The International Reasoning & Aptitude Olympiad will be conducted on 05th December 2018 and 24th January 2019. Please decide the date which is suitable to your school. You may opt for either 05th December 2018or 24th January 2019 as your International Reasoning & Aptitude Olympiad date. Last date of registration is 30 September 2018. The Result of the 1st Level will be available at www.silverzone.org. Exam Pattern There is no negative marking  Number of Questions Total Marks Duration 50 100 1 Hour Division of Marks  Unit Chapters Number of Questions Marks Total Marks Series Analogy (both word based and numerical) Odd One Out (both word based and numerical) English Dictionary based word arrangements missing letters 8 2 16 Coding Coding Decoding Symbols Maths operations 5 2 10 Arrangement Sitting arrangement Blood relations Direction Test 7 2 14 Analytical Ranking, missing characters etc. Box containing some number you’ve to find missing number Cubes and Dices Time Clock and Calender 6 2 12 Non-Verbal (Image Based) Mirrors and water reflection Sequence of figures Configuration fitting pieces odd pieces. 4 2 8 Quantitative Aptitude Number System Algebra Geometry Mensuration Data Handling 10 1.5 15 Scholar Zone Scholar’s Zone 10 2.5 25 Exam Syllabus • Analogy • Blood Relation • Series Completion • Classification • Direction Test • Coding-Decoding • Cubes & Dices • Time • Clock & Calendar • Image • Number System • Geometry • Mensuration • Algebra • Data Handling. Fee Structure and Study Material For Schools in India (for class 3rd to 12th) The participation fee for the Olympiad is Rs.150/- per student. The Study material for schools are available at the discounted price. The price of Reasoning Excellene Guide(optional) is Rs. 200/- for school only. The printed price of the book is Rs. 280/-. The book contains about 80% of the syllabus of the Olympiad. For Schools Outside India (for class 3rd to 12th) The participation fee for the Olympiad is USD$8 per student. The Study material for schools are available at the discounted price. The price of Reasoning Excellene Guide(optional) is USD$10/- for school only. The printed price of the book is USD$12/-. The book contains about 80% of the syllabus of the Olympiad.

Payment Mode

For Payment mode in India and Aborad, please refer to the ‘School Registration Form’.

Prize Details

 Rank. No. Award 1st 1st Intl. Olympiad rank holder in each class will be awarded with a Cash Prize of Rs. 10,000/- along with a winner’s Trophy. 2nd 2nd Intl. Olympiad rank holder in each class will be awarded with a Cash Prize of Rs. 7,500/- along with a winner’s Trophy. 3rd 3rd Intl. Olympiad rank holder in each class will be awarded with a Cash Prize of Rs. 5,000/- along with a winner’s Trophy. 4th to 10th 4th to 10th Olympiad rank holders of each class will be awarded with wrist watches. 11th to 25th 11th to 25th Olympiad rank holders of each class will be awarded with exciting prizes. 26th to 500th 26th to 500th Olympiad rank holders of each class will be awarded with the topper achievement certificate. 1st, 2nd 3rd All State Rank 1st, 2nd and 3rd rank holders of all classes will be awarded with exciting prizes.(minimum 50% marks) 1st, 2nd 3rd Class Topper 1st, 2nd and 3rd rank holders of every class of each school will be awarded Gold, Silver and Bronze medals respectively, provided the topper obtains at least 50% marks. All All the participants will be awarded with the participation Certificate reflecting their Class/State/Olympiad Ranks and Marks

SKGKO - Smart Kid General Knowledge Olympiad

The Smart Kid General Knowledge Olympiad, a test of competence and proficiency in General Knowledge, (based on subjects like History, Geography, General Science, Current affairs and sport etc.) is held annually at the National levels based on syllabus prescribed by CBSE/ICSE and the State Boards. Detailed syllabus with Sample Question Paper is provided along with this Information Booklet. Please refer the Books published by Silverzone for the preparation of SKGKO. SSE recommends the competition for each and every student in the school.

Important Dates

As SKGKO 2018 is being organised at National and International level, due to various reasons, it is not possible to conduct the Olympiad on a specific single date. The Smart Kid General Knowledge Olympiad will be conducted on 20th November 2018 and 13th December 2018. Please decide the date which is suitable to your school.

You may opt for either 20th November 2018 or 13th December 2018 as your International Social Studies Olympiad date. Last date of registration is 31 August 2018.

The Result of the 1st Level will be available at www.silverzone.org in the month of January 2018.

Exam Pattern

There is no negative marking

 Number of Questions Total Marks Duration 50 100 1 Hour

Division of Marks

 Unit Chapters Number of Questions Marks Total Marks History History of India & the world First in India & the world Indian freedom struggle Important years Famous slogans First in different fields 6 1.5 9 Polity Indian Constitution Indian politics Plitical parties Elections in India 6 1.5 9 Geography Geographical features of India & the world Weather & climate Places of the world The universe National parks 6 1.5 9 General Awareness General Science Economics Books and authors Abbreviations Sports Films Countries Capitals & currencies Awards and honours Research institutes International organisation Hill stations 12 1.5 18 Current Affairs Current Affairs 10 2.5 25 Scholar’s Zone Scholar’s Zone 10 3 30

Exam Syllabus

Unit I

• Freedom Struggle
• Dates and Events (World)
• History of India and the World
• Indian Politics
• Abbreviation.

Unit II

• First in Different Fields (India and the World)
• Elections in India
• Awards and Honurs
• Important Books & Authors
• Hill Stations and Important Places of India & World

Unit III

• Geographical features of India and the Wrold
• Weather and Climate
• Reacherch Institutes
• Important Years & Dates in History World War (I and II).

Unit IV

• Film
• Invention & Discoveries
• Sports-terms & Measurement
• Our Universe
• General Science
• Economics.

Unit V

• Countires, Capitals and Currencies
• Famous Slogans
• International Organisations
• Indian Constitution
• Current Affairs

Fee Structure and Study Material

For Schools in India (for class 1st to 10th) The participation fee for the Olympiad is Rs.120/- per student. The Study material for schools are available at the discounted price. The price of Olympiad Comprehensive Book is Rs. 120/- and Previous Year Question Paper is Rs. 150/- which is not included in the fee.

For Schools Outside India (for class 1st to 10th) The participation fee for the Olympiad is USD$8 per student. The Study material for schools are available at the discounted price. The price of Sample Question Paper Booklet is USD$4/-, which is not included in the fee.

Payment Mode

For Payment mode in India and Aborad, please refer to the ‘School Registration Form’.

Prize Details

 Rank. No. Award 1st 1st Intl. Olympiad rank holder in each class will be awarded with a Cash Prize of Rs. 10,000/- along with a winner’s Trophy. 2nd 2nd Intl. Olympiad rank holder in each class will be awarded with a Cash Prize of Rs. 7,500/- along with a winner’s Trophy. 3rd 3rd Intl. Olympiad rank holder in each class will be awarded with a Cash Prize of Rs. 5,000/- along with a winner’s Trophy. 4th to 10th 4th to 10th Olympiad rank holders of each class will be awarded with wrist watches. 11th to 25th 11th to 25th Olympiad rank holders of each class will be awarded with exciting prizes. 26th to 500th 26th to 500th Olympiad rank holders of each class will be awarded with the topper achievement certificate. 1st, 2nd 3rd All State Rank 1st, 2nd and 3rd rank holders of all classes will be awarded with exciting prizes.(minimum 50% marks) 1st, 2nd 3rd Class Topper 1st, 2nd and 3rd rank holders of every class of each school will be awarded Gold, Silver and Bronze medals respectively, provided the topper obtains at least 50% marks. All All the participants will be awarded with the participation Certificate reflecting their Class/State/Olympiad Ranks and Marks.