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Indian School Talent Search Exam (ISTSE)

It is a single question paper exam comparising of Mental Ability & Logical Reasoning, Mathematics, Science and English Language & Grammar

Mental Ability & Logical Reasoning
9%
Mathematics
24%
Science
24%
English Language & Grammar
12%
Scholars Section
15%
Fair Play or Interview (for topper based on above module)
16%

Exam Details ( For direct / individual students )

The ISTSE online is an advanced test that challenges students to apply their learning and thinking by answering stimulating questions, which are not usually asked in standard tests.

It's an Online Exam open to all class 1 to 10 students. Student have to register themselves online at istse.org.

ISTSE is committed towards the fair conduction of the examination. We are the first and only online talent exams for school kids with anti-cheating tools to prevent any malpractice during the exam. Our exam system is equipped with an advanced AI-based anti-cheating module, advanced software tools and manual monitoring to support fair conduction of the examination.

Students have to appear in exam from their home. Students should have access to laptop/desktop with webcam and live internet connection to appear in this exam. Click HERE to see system requirements.

16% of marks are reserved for fair participation in the exam. The "Fair Play / Practice" scores will be calculated with AI enabled tool and manual monitoring of the participants during the exam.

An interview will be conducted for students with 95 percentile and above marks. Scholarship winners will be declared based on the performance in exam and interview.

Indian School Talent Search Exam (ISTSE) online exam is a single question papers exam which will content questions from Mental Ability, Mathematics, Science and English Language & Grammar.

Exam Duration: 60 minutes, No of questions: 35 questions for students from class 1 to 4, 50 questions for students from class 5 to 10

Syllabus: Question papers will be comparising of questions from Mental Ability + Logical Reasoning (9%) , Mathematics (24%), Science (24%), English Language & Grammar (12%) and Scholars Section (15%). Additionally 16% of marks is reserved for Fair Play / Practice. For detailed syllabus scroll below.

Negative Marking: For every wrong answer 1 mark will be deducted.

Online Exam Dates: 25th August 2019, Exam Fees: INR 399/-

Each registered student will get three online mock test papers for practice. Mock tests can be tried using a smartphone, tabs or computer. But for the final exam, you will need a desktop/laptop with a web camera and live internet connection.

Click below to Register for Online Olympiad / Scholarship / Talent Search Exam (ISTSE)

Exam Details ( Paper-based - Through school )

The ISTSE paper-based is an advanced test that challenges students to apply their learning and thinking by answering stimulating questions, which are not usually asked in standard tests.

It's a Paper-based Exam open to all classes 1 to 10 students stydying in participating school

Paper-based ISTSE exam is conducted through school. Students have to fill the form in the school and exam will be conducted inside-school campus during school hours.

If you are a student and want to participate in the paper-based ISTSE exam, please contact your school teacher. They will be able to provide you examination form.

If you represent a school and want to conduct ISTSE exam at your school, please register your school by clicking HERE.

Paper-based Indian School Talent Search Exam (ISTSE) is a single paper exam of eighty-four (84) marks. Question papers will contain questions from Mental Ability, Mathematics, Science and English Language & Grammar.

An interview will be conducted for students with 95 percentile and above marks. Scholarship winners will be declared based on the performance in exam and interview.

Exam Duration: 60 minutes, No of questions: 35 questions for students from class 1 to 4, 50 questions for students from class 5 to 10

Syllabus: Question papers will be comparising of questions from Mental Ability + Logical Reasoning (9%) , Mathematics (24%), Science (24%), English Language & Grammar (12%) and Scholars Section (15%). An interview for 16 marks will be conducted only for students with 95 percentile marks. For detailed syllabus scroll below.

Negative Marking: For every wrong answer 1 mark will be deducted.

Paper-based Exam Dates: 3rd February 2020, Exam Fees: INR 200/-

  • Medals to Class Toppers: Where 10 or more students from a class (including all sections) write an exam – the top three rank holders will be awarded a gold, silver and bronze medal respectively.
  • Where between 5 to 9 students from a class (including all sections) write an exam – the topper awarded a gold medal.
  • In addition to above, for each section from a class, from where 25 or more students write an exam – the top three rank holders will be awarded a gold, silver and bronze medal respectively.

If you are school representative, please click below link to register your school for ISTSE exam.

Interested in knowing your potential?

Online Olympiad Exam Date: 25th August 2019.
Onine Olympiad Exam Fees: INR 399/- (with 3 Mock Tests)

Total Questions: 35 Questions
Exam Duration: 60 minutes
Total Marks: 100
Exam Method: Online Exam
Negative Marking: For every wrong answer 1 mark will be deducted
Exam Pattern: Multiple Choice Questions

Subjects and marks distribution:

  Mental Ability + Logical Reasoning: 6 questions (1.5 marks/question)
  Mathematics: 8 questions (3 marks/question)
  Science: 8 questions (3 marks/question)
  English Language & Grammar: 8 questions (1.5 marks/question)
  Scholars Section (Math, Science): 5 questions (3 marks/question)
  Fair Play / Practice: 16 marks. Score will be calculated with AI enabled tool and manual monitoring of the participants during the exam

Total Question: There will be six questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +1.5 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Grouping
  Problems Based on Figures
  Geometrical Shapes

  Patterns
  Odd One Out
  Ranking Test

Total Question: There will be eight questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +3 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Numerals, Number names & Number Sense (2 digit numbers)
  Addition
  Subtraction
  Lengths, Weights and Comparisons

  Time
  Money
  Geometrical Shapes and Solids

Total Question: There will be eight questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +3 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Living and Non-living things
  Plants
  Animals
  Human Beings and Their Needs
  Family and Shelter

  Good Habits and Safety Rules
  Our Surroundings and Neighbour
  Air and Water
  Weather and the Sky

Total Question: There will be eight questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +1.5 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Vocabulary - Word Power
  Animals - Their Babies, Sounds and Groups
  Nouns
  Pronoun

  Verbs
  Articles
  Prepositions
  Comprehension (Prose and Poetry)

Total Question: There will be five questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +3 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Higher thinking questions from Mathematics and Science

ISTSE is committed towards the fair conduction of the examination. We are the first and only online talent exams for school kids with anti-cheating tools to prevent any malpractice during the exam. Our exam system is equipped with an advanced AI-based anti-cheating module, advanced software tools and manual monitoring to support fair conduction of the examination.

16% of marks are reserved for fair participation in the exam. The scores will be calculated with AI enabled tool and manual monitoring of the participants during the exam.

Total Questions: 35 Questions
Exam Duration: 60 minutes
Total Marks: 100
Exam Method: Online Exam
Negative Marking: For every wrong answer 1 mark will be deducted
Exam Pattern: Multiple Choice Questions

Subjects and marks distribution:

  Mental Ability + Logical Reasoning: 6 questions (1.5 marks/question)
  Mathematics: 8 questions (3 marks/question)
  Science: 8 questions (3 marks/question)
  English Language & Grammar: 8 questions (1.5 marks/question)
  Scholars Section (Math, Science): 5 questions (3 marks/question)
  Fair Play / Practice: 16 marks. Score will be calculated with AI enabled tool and manual monitoring of the participants during the exam

Total Question: There will be six questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +1.5 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Spatial Understanding
  Grouping
  Measuring Units
  Analogy
  Problems Based on Figures

  Geometrical Shapes
  Patterns
  Odd One Out
  Ranking Test

Total Question: There will be eight questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +3 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Numerals, Number Names and Number Sense (3-Digit Numbers)
  Computation Operations - Addition and Subtraction
  Computation Operations - Multiplication
  Computation Operations - Division

  Length, Weight, and Capacity
  Time and Money
  Lines, Shapes and Solids

Total Question: There will be eight questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +3 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Plants
  Animals
  Human Body
  Food
  Housing and Clothing
  Family and Festivals

  Occupations
  Good Habits and Safety Rules
  Transport and Communication
  Air, Water and Rocks
  Earth and Universe

Total Question: There will be eight questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +1.5 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Word Power & Vocabulary
  Nouns
  Pronouns
  Verbs
  Adverbs
  Adjectives
  Articles

  Prepositions
  Conjunctions
  Contractions, Word order and Punctuation
  Simple tenses
  Comprehension
  Spoken and Written Expression

Total Question: There will be five questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +3 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Higher thinking questions from Mathematics and Science

ISTSE is committed towards the fair conduction of the examination. We are the first and only online talent exams for school kids with anti-cheating tools to prevent any malpractice during the exam. Our exam system is equipped with an advanced AI-based anti-cheating module, advanced software tools and manual monitoring to support fair conduction of the examination.

16% of marks are reserved for fair participation in the exam. The scores will be calculated with AI enabled tool and manual monitoring of the participants during the exam.

Total Questions: 35 Questions
Exam Duration: 60 minutes
Total Marks: 100
Exam Method: Online Exam
Negative Marking: For every wrong answer 1 mark will be deducted
Exam Pattern: Multiple Choice Questions

Subjects and marks distribution:

  Mental Ability + Logical Reasoning: 6 questions (1.5 marks/question)
  Mathematics: 8 questions (3 marks/question)
  Science: 8 questions (3 marks/question)
  English Language & Grammar: 8 questions (1.5 marks/question)
  Scholars Section (Math, Science): 5 questions (3 marks/question)
  Fair Play / Practice: 16 marks. Score will be calculated with AI enabled tool and manual monitoring of the participants during the exam

Total Question: There will be six questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +1.5 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Patterns
  Measuring Units
  Odd One Out
  Series Completion
  Analogy

  Ranking Test
  Grouping of Figures
  Coding-Decoding
  Embedded Figures

Total Question: There will be eight questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +3 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Numerals, Number Names and Number Sense (4-Digit Numbers)
  Computation Operations - Addition and Subtraction
  Computation Operations - Multiplication
  Computation Operations - Division

  Length, Weight, and Capacity
  Time and Money
  Geometry - Lines, Shapes and Solids

Total Question: There will be eight questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +3 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Plants and Animals
  Birds
  Food
  Housing and Clothing
  Transport and Communication

  Human Body
  Earth and Universe
  Matter and Materials
  Light, Sound and Force
  Our Environment

Total Question: There will be eight questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +1.5 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Word Power
  Idioms, Phrases and Proverbs
  Nouns
  Pronouns
  Verbs
  Adverbs
  Adjectives

  Articles
  Prepositions
  Simple Tenses
  Conjunctions
  Comprehension
  Spoken and Written Expr

Total Question: There will be five questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +3 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Higher thinking questions from Mathematics and Science

ISTSE is committed towards the fair conduction of the examination. We are the first and only online talent exams for school kids with anti-cheating tools to prevent any malpractice during the exam. Our exam system is equipped with an advanced AI-based anti-cheating module, advanced software tools and manual monitoring to support fair conduction of the examination.

16% of marks are reserved for fair participation in the exam. The scores will be calculated with AI enabled tool and manual monitoring of the participants during the exam.

Total Questions: 35 Questions
Exam Duration: 60 minutes
Total Marks: 100
Exam Method: Online Exam
Negative Marking: For every wrong answer 1 mark will be deducted
Exam Pattern: Multiple Choice Questions

Subjects and marks distribution:

  Mental Ability + Logical Reasoning: 6 questions (1.5 marks/question)
  Mathematics: 8 questions (3 marks/question)
  Science: 8 questions (3 marks/question)
  English Language & Grammar: 8 questions (1.5 marks/question)
  Scholars Section (Math, Science): 5 questions (3 marks/question)
  Fair Play / Practice: 16 marks. Score will be calculated with AI enabled tool and manual monitoring of the participants during the exam

Total Question: There will be six questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +1.5 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Patterns
  Analogy and Classification
  Coding-Decoding
  Mirror Images
  Embedded Figures
  Alphabet Test

  Ranking Test
  Grouping of Figures
  Figure Matrix
  Geometrical Shapes
  Days and Dates & Possible Combinations

Total Question: There will be eight questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +3 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Number Sense
  Computation Operation
  Fractions
  Length, Weight, and Capacity

  Time and Money
  Geometry
  Data Handling

Total Question: There will be eight questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +3 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Plants
  Animals
  Food and Digestion
  Clothing

  Matter and Materials
  Force, Work and Energy
  Our Environment
  Earth and Universe

Total Question: There will be eight questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +1.5 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Vocabulary - Word Power
  Nouns
  Pronouns
  Verbs
  Adverbs
  Adjectives
  Contractions

  Articles
  Prepositions
  Conjunctions
  Tenses
  Proverbs and Idioms
  Comprehension
  Spoken and Written Expression

Total Question: There will be five questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +3 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Higher thinking questions from Mathematics and Science

ISTSE is committed towards the fair conduction of the examination. We are the first and only online talent exams for school kids with anti-cheating tools to prevent any malpractice during the exam. Our exam system is equipped with an advanced AI-based anti-cheating module, advanced software tools and manual monitoring to support fair conduction of the examination.

16% of marks are reserved for fair participation in the exam. The scores will be calculated with AI enabled tool and manual monitoring of the participants during the exam.

Total Questions: 50 Questions
Exam Duration: 60 minutes
Total Marks: 100
Exam Method: Online Exam
Negative Marking: For every wrong answer 1 mark will be deducted
Exam Pattern: Multiple Choice Questions

Subjects and marks distribution:

  Mental Ability + Logical Reasoning: 9 questions (1 marks/question)
  Mathematics: 12 questions (2 marks/question)
  Science: 12 questions (2 marks/question)
  English Language & Grammar: 12 questions (1 marks/question)
  Scholars Section (Math, Science): 5 questions (3 marks/question)
  Fair Play / Practice: 16 marks. Score will be calculated with AI enabled tool and manual monitoring of the participants during the exam

Total Question: There will be nine questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +1 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Patterns
  Alphabet Test
  Coding-Decoding
  Mirror Images
  Embedded Figures

  Geometrical Shapes and Solids
  Ranking Test
  Direction Sense Test
  Days and Dates & Possible Combinations
  Analogy and Classification

Total Question: There will be twelve questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +2 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Number Sense
  Computation Operations
  Fractions and Decimals
  Measurements
  Basic Geometrical Ideas

  Angles
  Perimeter and Area
  Symmetry
  Data Handling

Total Question: There will be twelve questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +2 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Animals
  Human Body and Health
  Plants
  Natural Resources

  Pollution and Calamities
  Earth and Universe
  Matter
  Force, Work and Energy

Total Question: There will be twelve questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +1 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Vocabulary - Word Power
  Nouns
  Pronouns
  Verbs and Phrasal Verbs
  Adverbs
  Adjectives
  Articles

  Prepositions
  Conjunctions
  Tenses
  Active-Passive Voice and Reported Speech
  Proverbs and Idioms
  Comprehension
  Spoken and Written Expression

Total Question: There will be five questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +3 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Higher thinking questions from Mathematics and Science

ISTSE is committed towards the fair conduction of the examination. We are the first and only online talent exams for school kids with anti-cheating tools to prevent any malpractice during the exam. Our exam system is equipped with an advanced AI-based anti-cheating module, advanced software tools and manual monitoring to support fair conduction of the examination.

16% of marks are reserved for fair participation in the exam. The scores will be calculated with AI enabled tool and manual monitoring of the participants during the exam.

Total Questions: 50 Questions
Exam Duration: 60 minutes
Total Marks: 100
Exam Method: Online Exam
Negative Marking: For every wrong answer 1 mark will be deducted
Exam Pattern: Multiple Choice Questions

Subjects and marks distribution:

  Mental Ability + Logical Reasoning: 9 questions (1 marks/question)
  Mathematics: 12 questions (2 marks/question)
  Science: 12 questions (2 marks/question)
  English Language & Grammar: 12 questions (1 marks/question)
  Scholars Section (Math, Science): 5 questions (3 marks/question)
  Fair Play / Practice: 16 marks. Score will be calculated with AI enabled tool and manual monitoring of the participants during the exam

Total Question: There will be nine questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +1 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Patterns
  Analogy and Classification
  Coding-Decoding
  Geometrical Shapes
  Mirror Images
  Water Images

  Embedded Figures
  Direction Sense Test
  Ranking Test
  Alphabet Test and Logical Sequence of Words
  Puzzle Test

Total Question: There will be twelve questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +2 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Knowing our Numbers
  Whole Numbers
  Playing with Numbers
  Basic Geometrical Ideas
  Understanding Elementary Shapes
  Integers
  Fractions

  Decimals
  Mensuration
  Algebra
  Ratio And Proportion
  Symmetry
  Practical Geometry
  Data Handling

Total Question: There will be twelve questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +2 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Food and Its Components
  Fibre to Fabric
  Sorting and Separation of Materials
  Changes Around Us
  The World of Living

  Motion and Measurement of Distances
  Light, Shadows and Reflections
  Electricity and Circuits
  Fun with Magnets
  Our Environment

Total Question: There will be twelve questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +1 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Vocabulary - Word Power
  Nouns
  Pronouns
  Verbs and Phrasal verbs
  Adverbs
  Adjectives
  Articles

  Prepositions
  Voices and Narration
  Tenses
  Active-Passive Voice and Reported Speech
  Proverbs and Idioms
  Comprehension
  Spoken and Written Expression

Total Question: There will be five questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +3 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Higher thinking questions from Mathematics and Science

ISTSE is committed towards the fair conduction of the examination. We are the first and only online talent exams for school kids with anti-cheating tools to prevent any malpractice during the exam. Our exam system is equipped with an advanced AI-based anti-cheating module, advanced software tools and manual monitoring to support fair conduction of the examination.

16% of marks are reserved for fair participation in the exam. The scores will be calculated with AI enabled tool and manual monitoring of the participants during the exam.

Total Questions: 50 Questions
Exam Duration: 60 minutes
Total Marks: 100
Exam Method: Online Exam
Negative Marking: For every wrong answer 1 mark will be deducted
Exam Pattern: Multiple Choice Questions

Subjects and marks distribution:

  Mental Ability + Logical Reasoning: 9 questions (1 marks/question)
  Mathematics: 12 questions (2 marks/question)
  Science: 12 questions (2 marks/question)
  English Language & Grammar: 12 questions (1 marks/question)
  Scholars Section (Math, Science): 5 questions (3 marks/question)
  Fair Play / Practice: 16 marks. Score will be calculated with AI enabled tool and manual monitoring of the participants during the exam

Total Question: There will be nine questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +1 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Patterns
  Analogy and Classification
  Coding-Decoding
  Geometrical Shapes
  Mirror Images
  Water Images
  Embedded Figures

  Direction Sense Test
  Mathematical reasoning
  Analytical reasoning
  Ranking Test
  Alphabet Test and Logical Sequence of Words
  Puzzle Test

Total Question: There will be twelve questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +2 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Integers
  Fractions and Decimals
  Data Handling
  Simple Equations
  Lines and Angles
  The Triangle and its Properties
  Congruence of Triangles
  Comparing Quantities

  Rational Numbers
  Practical Geometry
  Perimeter and Area
  Algebraic Expressions
  Exponents and Powers
  Symmetry
  Visualising Solid Shapes

Total Question: There will be twelve questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +2 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Nutrition in Plants and Animals
  Fibre to Fabric
  Heat
  Acids, Bases and Salts
  Physical and Chemical Changes
  Weather, Climate and Adaptations of Animals to Climate
  Winds, Storms and Cyclones

  Natural Resources and Their Conservation
  Respiration in Organisms
  Transportation in Plants and Animals
  Reproduction in Plants
  Motion and Time
  Electric Current and its Effects
  Light

Total Question: There will be twelve questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +1 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Vocabulary - Word Power
  Nouns
  Pronouns
  Verbs, Phrasal Verbs and Modals
  Adverbs
  Adjectives
  Articles

  Prepositions
  Conjunctions
  Tenses
  Voices and Narration
  Proverbs and Idioms
  Comprehension
  Spoken and Written Expression

Total Question: There will be five questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +3 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Higher thinking questions from Mathematics and Science

ISTSE is committed towards the fair conduction of the examination. We are the first and only online talent exams for school kids with anti-cheating tools to prevent any malpractice during the exam. Our exam system is equipped with an advanced AI-based anti-cheating module, advanced software tools and manual monitoring to support fair conduction of the examination.

16% of marks are reserved for fair participation in the exam. The scores will be calculated with AI enabled tool and manual monitoring of the participants during the exam.

Total Questions: 50 Questions
Exam Duration: 60 minutes
Total Marks: 100
Exam Method: Online Exam
Negative Marking: For every wrong answer 1 mark will be deducted
Exam Pattern: Multiple Choice Questions

Subjects and marks distribution:

  Mental Ability + Logical Reasoning: 9 questions (1 marks/question)
  Mathematics: 12 questions (2 marks/question)
  Science: 12 questions (2 marks/question)
  English Language & Grammar: 12 questions (1 marks/question)
  Scholars Section (Math, Science): 5 questions (3 marks/question)
  Fair Play / Practice: 16 marks. Score will be calculated with AI enabled tool and manual monitoring of the participants during the exam

Total Question: There will be nine questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +1 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Patterns
  Analogy and Classification
  Coding-Decoding
  Geometrical Shapes
  Mirror Images
  Water Images
  Embedded Figures

  Direction Sense Test
  Mathematical reasoning
  Analytical reasoning
  Ranking Test
  Alphabet Test and Logical Sequence of Words
  Puzzle Test

Total Question: There will be twelve questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +2 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Playing with Number
  Rational Numbers
  Linear Equations in One Variable
  Understanding Quadrilaterals
  Practical Geometry
  Data Handling
  Squares and Square Roots
  Cubes and Cube Roots

  Comparing Quantities
  Algebraic Expressions and Identities
  Visualising Solid Shapes
  Mensuration
  Exponents and Powers
  Direct and Inverse Proportions
  Factorisation
  Introduction to Graphs

Total Question: There will be twelve questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +2 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Crop Production and Management
  Microorganisms
  Synthetic Fibres and Plastics
  Metals and Non-metals
  Coal and Petroleum
  Combustion and Flame
  Conservation of Plants and Animals
  Cell
  Reproduction and Endocrine System

  Force and Pressure
  Friction
  Sound
  Chemical Effects of Electric Current
  Some Natural Phenomena
  Light
  Stars and the Solar System
  Pollution of Air and Water

Total Question: There will be twelve questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +1 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Vocabulary - Word Power
  Nouns
  Pronouns
  Verbs, Phrasal Verbs and Modals
  Adverbs
  Adjectives
  Articles
  Prepositions and Prepositional Phrases

  Participle Phrases
  Conjunctions
  Determiners
  Tenses
  Voices and Narrations
  Idioms and Proverbs
  Comprehension
  Spoken and Written Expression

Total Question: There will be five questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +3 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Higher thinking questions from Mathematics and Science

ISTSE is committed towards the fair conduction of the examination. We are the first and only online talent exams for school kids with anti-cheating tools to prevent any malpractice during the exam. Our exam system is equipped with an advanced AI-based anti-cheating module, advanced software tools and manual monitoring to support fair conduction of the examination.

16% of marks are reserved for fair participation in the exam. The scores will be calculated with AI enabled tool and manual monitoring of the participants during the exam.

Total Questions: 50 Questions
Exam Duration: 60 minutes
Total Marks: 100
Exam Method: Online Exam
Negative Marking: For every wrong answer 1 mark will be deducted
Exam Pattern: Multiple Choice Questions

Subjects and marks distribution:

  Mental Ability + Logical Reasoning: 9 questions (1 marks/question)
  Mathematics: 12 questions (2 marks/question)
  Science: 12 questions (2 marks/question)
  English Language & Grammar: 12 questions (1 marks/question)
  Scholars Section (Math, Science): 5 questions (3 marks/question)
  Fair Play / Practice: 16 marks. Score will be calculated with AI enabled tool and manual monitoring of the participants during the exam

Total Question: There will be nine questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +1 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Patterns
  Analogy and Classification
  Coding-Decoding
  Geometrical Shapes
  Mirror Images
  Water Images
  Embedded Figures

  Direction Sense Test
  Mathematical reasoning
  Analytical reasoning
  Ranking Test
  Alphabet Test and Logical Sequence of Words
  Puzzle Test

Total Question: There will be twelve questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +2 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Number Systems
  Polynomials
  Coordinate Geometry
  Linear Equations in Two Variables
  Introduction to Euclid's Geometry
  Lines and Angles
  Triangles
  Quadrilaterals

  Areas of Parallelograms and Triangles
  Circles
  Constructions
  Heron's Formula
  Surface Areas and Volumes
  Statistics
  Probability

Total Question: There will be twelve questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +2 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Matter in Our Surroundings
  Is Matter Around Us Pure
  Atoms and Molecules
  Structure of Atom
  Cell - The Fundamental Unit of Life
  Tissues
  Diversity in Living Organisms
  Motion

  Force and Laws of Motion
  Gravitation
  Work and Energy
  Sound
  Why Do We Fall Ill
  Natural Resources
  Improvement in Food Resources

Total Question: There will be twelve questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +1 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Vocabulary - Word Power
  Nouns
  Pronouns
  Verbs, Phrasal Verbs and Modals
  Adverbs
  Adjectives
  Articles
  Prepositions and Prepositional Phrases
  Participle Phrases

  Conjunctions
  Voices and Narrations
  Concord
  Tenses
  Conditionals
  Reported speech
  Idioms and Proverbs
  Comprehension
  Spoken and Written Expression

Total Question: There will be five questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +3 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Higher thinking questions from Mathematics and Science

ISTSE is committed towards the fair conduction of the examination. We are the first and only online talent exams for school kids with anti-cheating tools to prevent any malpractice during the exam. Our exam system is equipped with an advanced AI-based anti-cheating module, advanced software tools and manual monitoring to support fair conduction of the examination.

16% of marks are reserved for fair participation in the exam. The scores will be calculated with AI enabled tool and manual monitoring of the participants during the exam.

Total Questions: 50 Questions
Exam Duration: 60 minutes
Total Marks: 100
Exam Method: Online Exam
Negative Marking: For every wrong answer 1 mark will be deducted
Exam Pattern: Multiple Choice Questions

Subjects and marks distribution:

  Mental Ability + Logical Reasoning: 9 questions (1 marks/question)
  Mathematics: 12 questions (2 marks/question)
  Science: 12 questions (2 marks/question)
  English Language & Grammar: 12 questions (1 marks/question)
  Scholars Section (Math, Science): 5 questions (3 marks/question)
  Fair Play / Practice: 16 marks. Score will be calculated with AI enabled tool and manual monitoring of the participants during the exam

Total Question: There will be nine questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +1 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Patterns
  Analogy and Classification
  Coding-Decoding
  Geometrical Shapes
  Mirror Images
  Water Images
  Embedded Figures

  Direction Sense Test
  Mathematical reasoning
  Analytical reasoning
  Ranking Test
  Alphabet Test and Logical Sequence of Words
  Puzzle Test

Total Question: There will be twelve questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +2 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Real Numbers
  Polynomials
  Pair of Linear Equations in Two Variables
  Quadratic Equations
  Arithmetic Progressions
  Triangles
  Coordinate Geometry
  Introduction to Trigonometry

  Some Applications of Trigonometry
  Circles
  Constructions
  Areas Related to Circles
  Surface Areas and Volumes
  Statistics
  Probability

Total Question: There will be twelve questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +2 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Chemical Reactions and Equations
  Acids, Bases and Salts
  Metals and Non-metals
  Carbon and its Compounds
  Periodic Classification of Elements
  Life Processes
  Control and Coordination
  Reproduction in Organisms

  Heredity and Evolution
  Light - Reflection and Refraction
  Electricity
  Magnetic Effects of Electric Current
  Sources of Energy
  Our Environment
  Management of Natural Resources
  General Science

Total Question: There will be twelve questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +1 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Words related to social cause
  Words related to Travel
  Words related to Workplace
  Synonyms and Antonyms
  Homonyms and homophones
  Synonyms and Antonyms
  Analogies and Spellings
  One word
  Word order
  Nouns
  Pronouns
  Verbs
  Adverbs
  Adjectives
  Articles

  Prepositions
  Conjunctions
  Punctuations
  Jumbled words
  Voices
  Concord
  Question forms
  Tenses
  Conditionals
  Modals
  Reported speech
  Collocations
  Phrasal verbs
  Idioms
  Comprehension (Search for retrieve and understand information)

Total Question: There will be five questions from this section in ISTSE question paper.
Marks/Question: +3 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Topic List

  Higher thinking questions from Mathematics and Science

ISTSE is committed towards the fair conduction of the examination. We are the first and only online talent exams for school kids with anti-cheating tools to prevent any malpractice during the exam. Our exam system is equipped with an advanced AI-based anti-cheating module, advanced software tools and manual monitoring to support fair conduction of the examination.

16% of marks are reserved for fair participation in the exam. The scores will be calculated with AI enabled tool and manual monitoring of the participants during the exam.