The International General Knowledge Olympiad is a premier competitive exam conducted annually by Science Olympiad Foundation (SOF) to test the awareness quotient among the students. Challenging the cognitive skills of the students, IGKO prepares the students for the future.
SOF Olympiad Trainer aims to deliver relevant study material to the student to ace the IGKO like the Class 2 IGKO Sample Papers. These Sample Paper is available on the website in the form of PDFs which can be downloaded by the students. Click here to download.
General Knowledge is boundless. To prepare well for IGKO, students must first go through the Class 2 IGKO Sample Papers provided by SOF Olympiad Trainer to make sure that no stone is left unturned while preparing holistically for the Olympiad. These Class 2 IGKO Sample Papers are specimen questions selected on the basis of the IGKO pattern to help students understand the examination pattern and the type of questions to give them an experience prior to the Olympiad.
Benefits of the IGKO Sample Papers:
Students are exposed to sample questions to familiarize them with the paper format.
The Sample Paper gives an inkling of the sections of the main exam.
It gives the basic idea of the type of questions asked in each section.
Students get an idea on what to expect from the question paper and the difficulty level.
The IGKO for class 2 consists of a total of 35 questions of a total of 40 marks, divided into 4 sections as explained below:
General Awareness – this section tests the student’s general awareness and logical reasoning skills.
Current Affairs – This section tests the knowledge of latest news and happenings around the world and how updated the candidate is.
Life Skills – This section tests the soft skills of the students like empathy, intelligence, stress management, values etc which judges their decision making and problem solving skills.
Achiever’s Section – This section has a higher weightage and tests the thinking ability of the students by questions from across the syllabus.
The syllabus for IGKO class 2 focuses on our environment, surroundings, Maths, Science & technology, sports, life skills etc. To view detailed syllabus, click here.