SOF to Release IMO Answer Key Soon

by Riya Ahuja Education Professional

IMO answer key will be released soon for both set A and set B by Science Olympiad Foundation (SOF). The candidates who have appeared for the IMO exam will only be able to check their answer keys. IMO is known as International Mathematical Olympiad and is conducted by SOF (Science Olympiad Foundation) to identify and encourage mathematical creativity of candidate in schools across India as well as abroad also.  The International Mathematical Olympiad will be held on 5 December and 11th of December 2017. The IMO answer key will be released soon after the exam is conducted.

When the answer keys will be released after that the candidates can check and judge their answer with the provided answer keys. This exam is held for 1 to 12 class students of various schools situated in India as well as out of India. As per last year oversee, approximately 27000 schools from more than 1,350 cities registered themselves and about millions of students appeared in the International Mathematical Olympiad exam. The IMO answer key will be released according to the class, so that the students can recheck their answers with their specific class answer key. This article will help you to know about the important dates and need of the answer key, How to participate in IMO, how to check IMO answer key and many important things related to IMO (International Mathematical Olympiad).

The exam dates for IMO is 5th and 11th of December 2017. After the exam, the answer keys will be released. Candidates can visit and check the answer keys to match and know their results on the official website. And with the help of the answer keys the candidate can predict their final result. IMO is a two level exam the candidate who will successfully clear level 1 then only he/she will be able to apply for the next level i.e. level 2. The Level 1 exam is an objective type question test which includes 35 objective type questions for class 1 to 4 and 50 objective type question for class 5 to 12 within the duration of 60 minutes. The IMO level 1 consists of four sections: Logical reasoning, Mathematical reasoning, Everyday Mathematics and Achievers section. As, every class has different question paper i.e. IMO answer key will be provided accordingly to the class. The syllabi that are followed for setting the test papers are CBSE (Central board of secondary education), ICSE/ISC and state board respectively. The medium of exam will be English for all the candidates. And the exam will be conducted during the school hours.

The candidates who will qualify level 1 will be able to appear in the level 2 round. The level 2 exam is for class 3 to 12. The candidates who will score in top 25 will be able to appear in the next level. The top 5% of the class wise candidates who have appeared and scored in the level 1 exam will be able to appear for the next level. If in case the candidates have a tie of marks, then in that case due weightage to scored marks in different sections will be given. As, each section has its separate weightage. From the class where at least 10 students from a class appear in the IMO exam and qualify the exam with 50% marks then he/she will be able to appear for the next level. If the registration is received section wise then the top rank holder will be qualified irrespective of their section and will be eligible to appear for the next level i.e. level 2 exam.


We hope this article helped you to know about the IMO and IMO answer key when to release and how to check it and also what the need of answer key is? The candidates those who are going to appear for the exam will get their answer keys soon. As the answer keys will be available only for the candidates who have registered themselves for the International Mathematical Olympiad exam. If the candidates want to know more about the IMO exam or answer key or result then he/she are advised to visit the official website of the conducting body SOF (Science Olympiad foundation) or they can also go to for further information.

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