Rule and Regulations:
 Students must report at the allocated exam center at least 30 minutes before commencement of exam.
 Students will be allowed in the exam hall 15 minutes before commencement of exam to enable
them settle down and fill in their particulars in the OMR sheet.
 Students will not be allowed entry in the exam hall 10 minutes after commencement of exam. No extra time
will be provided to such candidates to complete the exam.
 Students may leave the exam hall only after completion of exam time. Students will not be allowed to leave
the exam hall while the exam is in progress, without the permission of the invigilator.
 Student will be given 60 minutes to complete the each exam.
 Student may use the question paper for doing rough work.
 No student is permitted to carry any textual material  printed or written, bits of paper, calculator, mobile phone, any electronics device etc. in the exam hall. There will be no provision at the exam center for safe keeping of these material and students may make their own arrangements for safe keeping of their personal belongings.
 Admit cards and pen / pencil only will be permitted in the exam hall.
 Any candidate found using unfair means may be expelled from the examination centre. In case use of unfair means is found after the exam is over, the result of the student(s) may not be declared and they will not be eligible for any award or certificate.
Exam Centers
Approximately 500 centers are being finalized across the globe for conducting the exams.
Students must reach allotted centers at allotted day and time to write the Olympiads.
Admit Cards
Admit cards for the 2nd level Olympiads will be made available in 1st week of Feb ’17.
The admit cards, in duplicate, will be made available to students as under:
 These will be couriered to respective schools
 These will be uploaded on site http://www.sofworld.org by the 1st week of Feb'17 and
 These will be emailed to schools.
Instructions:
 The admit cards carry details of venue and time of exam.
 Students may collect their admit cards (in duplicate) by either of the above modes, paste their color passport size photographs on both copies and get them attested (signed & stamped) by school authorities.
 Students must carry both copies of admit cards to the test center, where one copy will be retained by the center.
 Student may not be allowed to appear in the exam center in the absence of an attested admit card with photograph.
 In case of non receipt of 2nd level admit cards, students may use the admit cards issued for 1st level exams.
They may take a black and white photocopy of the 1st level admit card, affix their passport size color photographs on both copies of the
admit cards, get these attested ( signed and stamped) by school principal and carry both copies to the exam center.
Students may write to SOF at info@sofworld.org OR result@sofworld.org for address of exam center.
PARENTS / GUARDIANS WILL NOT BE ALLOWED ENTRY IN THE EXAM CENTERS.
Syllabus of 2nd Level Exam
In general syllabus for the exams would be similar to 1st level exams
National Cyber Olympiad (NCO) Level 2 Syllabus 201617

NCO Class 3 Syllabus

NCO Class 4 Syllabus

NCO Class 5 Syllabus

NCO Class 6 Syllabus

NCO Class 7 Syllabus

NCO Class 8 Syllabus

NCO Class 9 Syllabus

NCO Class 10 Syllabus

NCO Class 11 Syllabus

NCO Class 12 Syllabus

Syllabus for NCO Class 3  Level 2
Fundamentals of Computer, General Information about Computers, Storage Devices, Parts of Computer, Uses of Computer,
Input and Output Devices, Introduction to Internet, MSPaint, Introduction to MSWord (Opening, Closing,
Saving and Printing a Word document, Components of MSWord window, Editing commands like Cut, Copy, Paste,
Undo and Redo, Moving in a document using Home and End Keys), Latest Developments in the field of IT.
Windows and MSOffice questions in NCO Level 2 will be based on Windows 7 and MSOffice 2010.
Syllabus for NCO Class 4  Level 2
About Computers (General Information), Evolution of Computers, Parts of Computer, Input and Output Devices, Hardware,
Software, MSWord(Formatting a Word document, Font group, Format Painter, Search using Find and Replace option,
Checking Spelling and Grammar using Thesaurus), Using Windows, Introduction to Internet and Its Uses,
Computer Networks, MSPaint, Latest Developments in the field of IT.
Windows and MSOffice questions in NCO Level 2 will be based on Windows 7 and MSOffice 2010.
Syllabus for NCO Class 5  Level 2
Input and Output Devices, Hardware, Software, Storage Devices, Memory –Primary & Secondary Memory,
MSPaint, Introduction to Multimedia, MSWord (Paragraph formatting Using Paragraph group, Drop Cap,
Document views, Inserting GraphicsPictures and Shapes, Clip Arts, Symbols, SmartArt, Multimedia Objects,
Text Box, Inserting Header and Footer in a document and exploring its features), Introduction to MSPowerPoint
(Component of MSPowerPoint window and its features, Inserting GraphicsPictures and Shapes, Clip Arts, Symbols,
SmartArt, Multimedia Objects, Text Box, Inserting Header & Footer and exploring its features, Running slide shows,
Presentation Views), Internet, Computer Networks, Using Windows, Latest Developments in the field of IT.
Windows and MSOffice questions in NCO Level 2 will be based on Windows 7 and MSOffice 2010.
Syllabus for NCO Class 6  Level 2
History and Generation of Computers, Types of Computers, MSWindows, MSWord(Working with Charts and Tables,
Using Page Layout tab, Arranging multiple windows of a document), MSPowerPoint(Creating presentation using Animation,
Custom Animation and Transitions, Creating new slides using Slides pane, Outline pane and Slides from Outline,
Working with Handouts and Notes Master, Arranging multiple windows of a presentations, Working with Charts and Tables),
Internet & Email, Introduction to QBasic, Hardware, Software, Input & Output Devices, Memory & Storage Devices,
Latest Developments in the field of IT.
Windows and MSOffice questions in NCO Level 2 will be based on Windows 7 and MSOffice 2010.
Syllabus for NCO Class 7  Level 2
Fundamentals of Computer, Evolution of Computers, Memory & Storage Devices, Using Windows,
MSWord(Links, Mail Merge, Macros, Exploring Styles group), MSPowerPoint(Working with Slides Master and Themes,
Advancing slides using Hyperlink and Actions, Customizing and Broadcasting Slide Shows), MSExcel
(Components of MSExcel window, Editing and formatting cells in a worksheet, Introduction to Formulas,
Sorting and filtering data, Macros, Features of Insert and Page layout tabs), Programming in QBasic,
Internet & Viruses, Networking, Latest Developments in the field of IT.
Windows and MSOffice questions in NCO Level 2 will be based on Windows 7 and MSOffice 2010.
Syllabus for NCO Class 8  Level 2
Fundamentals of Computers, Internet & Viruses, HTML[Html, Head, Title, Body (Attributes: Background, Bgcolor,
Text, Link, Alink, Vlink), Font (Attributes: Color, Size, Face), Center, BR, HR (Attributes: Size, Width, Align,
Noshade, Color), Comment tag (< !    >) H1..H6, P, B, I, U, IMG, Html Elements: A, Ul and Ol
(Attributes: Type, Start), Li], Flash CS6, MSAccess, Networking, MSWord (Exploring File tab, Language and Translate options,
Tracking features Comments, Reviewing Pane, Tracking Changes, Comparing, Combining and Protecting documents, Working with References),
MSPowerPoint (Exploring File tab and Slide Show tab, Comparing, Combining and Protecting presentations),
MSExcel(Exploring File tab, Useful Formulas and Functions  IF,Even, Odd, LCM, GCD, Power, Product, Round, Sqrt, Sum, Min, Max,
Average, Count, Upper, Lower And Replace, Cell referencing, Using Defined Names group ), Memory & Storage Devices,
Basics of Cyber Crimes, Cyber Laws, Operating Systems(Introduction, Features, Typessingle user and multiuser),
Latest Developments in the field of IT.
Windows and MSOffice questions in NCO Level 2 will be based on Windows 7 and MSOffice 2010.
Syllabus for NCO Class 9  Level 2
Algorithms and Flowcharts in Programming, Visual Basic, Animations, HTML(Links, Anchors and Table tags),
MSWord, MSExcel(Formula Auditing, Data Tools, Protecting and Sharing workbooks/worksheets, Working with cell range),
MSPowerPoint, Hardware, Software, Input & Output Devices, Memory & Storage Devices, Flash CS6, Communication Technology
(Networking, Internet and Multimedia),Operating Systems(TypesInteractive (GUI based), Real Time and Distributed, Commonly used OS),
Windows, Latest Developments in the field of IT.
Windows and MSOffice questions in NCO Level 2 will be based on Windows 7 and MSOffice 2010.
Syllabus for NCO Class 10  Level 2
Fundamentals of Computer, Operating System, Word Processing Tool, Networking, MSPowerPoint, MSExcel, HTML, Internet,
Database Management System(Functions, Types, MSAccess) , Latest Developments in the field of IT.
Windows and MSOffice questions in NCO Level 2 will be based on Windows 7 and MSOffice 2010.
Syllabus for NCO Class 11  Level 2
History, Generation and Types of Computers, Working with OS, Input, Output & Memory Devices, Data Representation, Basics of IT,
Internet Services and Protocols, HTML, MSWord, MSExcel, Networking, Viruses and Antiviruses, Introduction to C++ till Data Structures.
Windows and MSOffice questions in NCO Level 2 will be based on Windows 7 and MSOffice 2010.
Syllabus for NCO Class 12  Level 2
Programming in C++, Database Concepts, SQL, Boolean Algebra, MSWord, MSExcel, HTML, Networking & Topologies,
Network Security Concepts, Cyber ethics, Viruses and Antiviruses, Open Source Terminologies.
Windows and MSOffice questions in NCO Level 2 will be based on Windows 7 and MSOffice 2010.

National Science Olympiad (NSO) Level 2 Syllabus 201617

NSO Class 3 Syllabus

NSO Class 4 Syllabus

NSO Class 5 Syllabus

NSO Class 6 Syllabus

NSO Class 7 Syllabus

NSO Class 8 Syllabus

NSO Class 9 Syllabus

NSO Class 10 Syllabus

NSO Class 11 Syllabus

NSO Class 12 Syllabus

Syllabus for NSO Class 3  Level 2
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.
Syllabus for NSO Class 4  Level 2
Plants, Animals, Food and Digestion, Clothing, Matter and Materials, Force, Work and Energy, Our Environment, Earth and Universe.
Syllabus for NSO Class 5  Level 2
Animals, Human Body and Health, Plants, Natural Resources, Pollution and Calamities, Earth and Universe, Matter, Force, Work and Energy.
Syllabus for NSO Class 6  Level 2
Motion and Measurement of Distances, Light, Shadows and Reflections, Electricity and Circuits, Fun with Magnets, Our Environment,
Sorting and Separation of Materials, Changes Around Us, Living Organisms and Their Surroundings, Food and its Components, Fibre to Fabric.
Syllabus for NSO Class 7  Level 2
Heat, Motion and Time, Electric Current and its Effects, Winds, Storms and Cyclones, Light, Acids,
Bases and Salts, Physical and Chemical Changes, Weather, Climate and Adaptations of Animals to Climate, Fibre to Fabric,
Nutrition in Plants and Animals, Respiration in Organisms, Transportation in Plants and Animals, Reproduction in Plants,
Natural Resources and Their Conservation.
Syllabus for NSO Class 8  Level 2
Crop Production and Management, Microorganisms, Synthetic Fibres and Plastics, Metals and Nonmetals,
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.
Syllabus for NSO Class 9  Level 2
Motion, Force and Laws of Motion, Gravitation, Work and Energy, Sound, 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,
Why Do We Fall III, Natural Resources, Improvement in Food Resources.
Syllabus for NSO Class 10  Level 2
Chemical Reactions and Equations, Acids, Bases and Salts, Metals and Nonmetals, Carbon and its Compounds, Periodic Classification of Elements,
Life Processes, Reproduction in Organisms, Heredity and Evolution, LightReflection and Refraction,
Human Eye and Colourful World, Electricity, Magnetic Effects of Electric Current, Sources of Energy, Our Environment and its Management.
Syllabus for NSO Class 11  Level 2
Physics : Units & Measurements, Mechanics, Properties of Matter, Heat & Thermodynamics, Oscillations, Waves.
Chemistry : Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry, Structure of Atom, Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties,
Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure, States of Matter, Thermodynamics, Equilibrium, Redox Reactions, Hydrogen,
The sBlock Elements, The pBlock Elements (Groups 13 and 14), Organic Chemistry  Some Basic Principles and Techniques,
Hydrocarbons, Environmental Chemistry.
Mathematics: Sets, Relations and Functions, Principle of Mathematical Induction, Logarithms, Complex Numbers & Quadratic Equations,
Linear Inequations, Sequences and Series, Trigonometry, Straight Lines, Conic Sections, Permutations and Combinations,
Binomial Theorem, Statistics, Mathematical Reasoning, Limits and Derivatives, Probability, Introduction to 3D Geometry.
OR
Biology: Diversity in the Living World, Structural Organisation in Plants and Animals, Cell : Structure and Functions, Plant Physiology, Human Physiology.
Syllabus for NSO Class 12  Level 2
Physics : Electricity and Magnetism, Electromagnetic Induction, AC, Electromagnetic waves, Optics,
Modern Physics, Semiconductor Electronics, Communication Systems.
Chemistry : Solid State, Solutions, Electrochemistry, Chemical Kinetics, Surface Chemistry,
General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements, pBlock Elements (Group 15 to 18), d & fBlock Elements,
Coordination Compounds, Haloalkanes and Haloarenes, Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers, Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids,
Amines, Biomolecules, Polymers, Chemistry in Everyday Life.
Mathematics: Relations and Functions, Inverse Trigonometric Functions, Matrices and Determinants, Continuity and Differentiability,
Application of Derivatives, Integrals, Application of Integrals, Differential Equations, Vector Algebra, Three Dimensional Geometry,
Probability, Linear Programming.
OR
Biology: Reproduction, Genetics and Evolution, Biology in Human Welfare, Biotechnology, Ecology.

International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO) Level 2 Syllabus 201617

IMO Class 3 Syllabus

IMO Class 4 Syllabus

IMO Class 5 Syllabus

IMO Class 6 Syllabus

IMO Class 7 Syllabus

IMO Class 8 Syllabus

IMO Class 9 Syllabus

IMO Class 10 Syllabus

IMO Class 11 Syllabus

IMO Class 12 Syllabus

Syllabus for IMO Class 3  Level 2
Numerals, Number Name and Number Sense (4 digit numbers), Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division,
Fractions, Money, Length (conversions), Weight, Capacity, Time, Point, Problems Based on Figures,
Odd One Out, Patterns, Series Completion, CodingDecoding, Mirror Images, Embedded Figures,
Straight Lines and Curved Lines, Geometrical Shapes.
Syllabus for IMO Class 4  Level 2
Numerals and Number Names (5 digit numbers), Place Value, Roman Numerals, Addition and Subtraction,
Geometry Square, Rectangle, Circle, Closed and Open Figure, Multiplication and Division,
Factors and Multiples, Fractions, Measurement, Pictorial Representation of Data, Money,
Time, Weight and Capacity, Series and Pattern Formation of Numbers and Figures, Conversions,
Comparison, Perimeter of Various Shapes, Direction Sense Test, Mirror Images, Embedded Figures,
Ranking Test, Alphabet Test, CodingDecoding, Mathematical Reasoning, Symmetry.
Syllabus for IMO Class 5  Level 2
Number sense, Numeral and Number Name (7 and 8 digit numbers), Roman Numbers, Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication,
Division, Factors and Multiples, LCM, HCF, Rules of Divisibility, Whole, Prime and Composite Numbers, Fractions,
Decimals, Geometrical Shapes & Angles, Circles, Symmetry, Measurement of Length, Mass, Capacity, Perimeter
and Area of Rectangle, Square, Measurement of Volume, Temperature, Time and Various Operations on Time,
Relationship Between Seconds, Minutes and Hours, Money, Representation of Data in Pictorial Form, Patterns,
Formation of Numbers and Figures, Direction Sense Test, Number Ranking and Alphabet Test, Series, Odd One Out.
Syllabus for IMO Class 6  Level 2
Knowing our Numbers, Whole Numbers, Playing with Numbers, Basic Geometrical Ideas, Understanding Elementary Shapes,
Integers, Fractions, Decimals, Data Handling, Mensuration, Algebra, Ratio And Proportion, Symmetry, Practical Geometry
Syllabus for IMO Class 7  Level 2
Integers, Fractions and Decimals, Exponents and Powers, Algebraic Expressions, Simple Linear Equations, Lines and Angles,
Comparing Quantities, The Triangle and its Properties, Symmetry, Congruence of Triangles, Rational Numbers, Perimeter and Area,
Data Handling, Visualising Solid Shapes, Practical Geometry.
Syllabus for IMO Class 8  Level 2
Rational Numbers, Squares and Square Roots, Cubes and Cube Roots, Exponents and Powers, Comparing Quantities,
Algebraic Expressions and Identities, Linear Equations in One Variable, Understanding Quadrilaterals,
Constructions, Mensuration, Visualising Solid Shapes, Data Handling, Direct and Inverse Variations, Factorisation,
Introduction to Graphs, Playing with Numbers.
Syllabus for IMO Class 9  Level 2
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.
Syllabus for IMO Class 10  Level 2
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.
Syllabus for IMO Class 11  Level 2
Sets, Relations and Functions, Principle of Mathematical Induction, Logarithms, Complex Numbers & Quadratic Equations,
Linear Inequations, Sequences and Series, Trigonometry, Straight Lines, Circles, Conic Sections, Permutations and Combinations,
Binomial Theorem, Statistics, Mathematical Reasoning, Limits and Derivatives, Probability, Introduction to 3D Geometry.
Syllabus for IMO Class 12  Level 2
Relations and Functions, Inverse Trigonometric Functions, Matrices and Determinants, Continuity and Differentiability,
Application of Derivatives, Integrals, Application of Integrals, Differential Equations, Vector Algebra, Three Dimensional Geometry,
Probability, Linear Programming.

Pattern of Questions and Marking Scheme for 2nd Level Exam
SOF LEVEL 2  National Cyber Olympiad (NCO)
Marking Scheme
Class 
Section 
No. of Questions 
Marks per Question 
Total Marks 
3 to 4 
Computers & IT 
30 
1 
30 

Achievers Section 
5 
2 
10 

Grand Total 
35 

40 
5 to 12 
Computers & IT 
45 
1 
45 

Achievers Section 
5 
3 
15 

Grand Total 
50 

60 
SOF LEVEL 2  National Science Olympiad (NSO) Marking Scheme
Class 
Section 
No. of Questions 
Marks per Question 
Total Marks 
3 to 4 
Science 
30 
1 
30 

Achievers Section 
5 
2 
10 

Grand Total 
35 

40 
5 to 10 
Science 
45 
1 
45 

Achievers Section 
5 
3 
15 

Grand Total 
50 

60 
10 to 12 
Physics & Chemistry 
25 
1 
25 

Achievers Section 
5 
3 
15 

Mathematics/Biology 
20 
1 
20 

Grand Total 
50 

60 
SOF LEVEL 2 
International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO) Marking Scheme
Class 
Section 
No. of Questions 
Marks per Question 
Total Marks 
3 to 4 
Mathematics 
30 
1 
30 

Achievers Section 
5 
2 
10 

Grand Total 
35 

40 
5 to 12 
Mathematics 
45 
1 
45 

Achievers Section 
5 
3 
15 

Grand Total 
50 

640 
