International Social Studies Olympiad | ISSO Sample Papers and Mock Test

International Social Studies Olympiad (ISSO) Sample Papers And Study Content

About ISSO (International Social Studies Olympiad)

The ISSO (International Social Studies Olympiad) introduced and conducted by SOF is a single-level exam. Introduced for the first time in 2021, it will be held for students of classes 3-10. Social studies or Social sciences is a field that deals with social human behaviour, the environment, the history and the political sciences.

The ISSO test will be organized in the respective schools of the participants during school hours.

The ISSO competition is a test of 60 minutes duration. Itwill compriseof 35 MCQs (Multiple Choice questions) for classes 3 to 4 and 50 MCQs (Multiple Choice questions) for classes 5 to 10.

The question paper will consist of the following sections:

For Classes 3 to 5

Section-1: Social Studies

Section-2: Achievers Section

For Classes 6 to 8

Section-1: History

Section-2: Geography

Section-3: Social and Poptical Life

Section-4: Achievers Section

For Classes 9 & 10

Section-1: History

Section-2: Geography

Section-3: Poptical Science

Section-4: Economics

Section-5: Achievers Section

The syllabus of ISSO will be based on CBSE, ICSE/ISC and State Boards syllabus.


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International Social Studies Olympiad (ISSO) Pattern

CLASS TOPIC / SECTION NO. OF QUESTIONS MARKS PER QUESTION TOTAL MARKS
3rd & 4th Social Studies 30 1 30
Achievers Section 5 2 10
GRAND TOTAL 35   40
5th Social Studies 45 1 45
Achievers Section 5 3 15
GRAND TOTAL 50   60
6th to 8th History 20 1 20
Geography 15 1 15
Social and Political Life 10 1 10
Achievers Section 5 3 15
GRAND TOTAL 50   60
9th & 10th History 15 1 15
Geography 10 1 10
Political Science 10 1 10
Economics 10 1 10
Achievers Section 5 3 15
GRAND TOTAL 50   60