NSO Sample Papers For Class 1

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The National Science Olympiad conducted annually by Science Olympiad Foundation with the aim of challenging students problem solving ability while improving their analytical skills. NSO helps the students build a strong scientific acumen and a good base for higher classes.

The Class 1 NSO Sample Papers are available on SOF Olympiad Trainer in PDF formats which can be downloaded by the students to prepare for the exam. To download the sample papers click here.

Students can pass the NSO exam with flying colors by preparing holistically and practicing with the Class 1 NSO Sample Papers provided by SOF Olympiad Trainer. These Sample papers are designed same as the NSO exam which help the student to get an experience prior to the main Olympiad exam. Class 1 NSO Sample Papers helps the students analyze the pattern to prepare accordingly and get familiarized with the questions.


  • Promotes awareness about computers education.
  • Early exposure to students which helps to take an early lead in a computer-oriented world.
  • Helps students to understand the latest technologies in a fast changing.

The National Cyber Olympiad (NCO) is now a global search competition that aims at nurturing cyber talent amongst the School going generation. It is as much about inspiring the younger kids to increase their knowledge and comprehension of issues related to computers as about testing their aptitude in these streams.

Benefits of practicing with Class 1 NSO Sample Papers:

  • Students are exposed to a vast number of questions to familiarize with the concepts.
  • Class 1 NSO Sample Papers helps the students in revision.
  • Solving Class 1 NSO Sample Papers boosts students’ confidence.
  • Solving the Sample Papers helps in polishing their concepts.

NSO class 1 exam has 3 sections with 35 questions carrying a total of 40 marks as explained below :

  • Logical Reasoning – This sections tests the reasoning ability of the candidate with questions and puzzles to challenge their thinking ability.
  • Science – This section aims to test the knowledge of science and the concepts it entails to judge their scientific acumen.
  • Achiever’s section – This sections tests the problems solving skills of the candidates with questions of high order thinking revolving around concepts of science.

Syllabus for NSO class 1:

Section – 1 : Spatial Understanding, Grouping, Measuring Units, Analogy, Geometrical Shapes, Patterns, Odd One Out, Ranking Test.

Section – 2 : Living and Non-living things, Plants, Animals, Human Beings and Their Needs, Good Habits and Safety Rules, Air and Water, Weather and The Sky.

Section – 3 : Higher Order Thinking Questions - Syllabus as per Section – 2.

NOTE:  Questions in NSO level-1 exam has 60% syllabus of the current class and 40% syllabus of the previous class and questions in level-2 exam come from the current class only. Similarly, the achiever’s section has questions from the current class only.

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