Scholastic Ability Tests

Syllabi and Dates of Scholastic Ability Tests for various Classes (2018-19)
 
Venue of the Scholastic Ability Tests : Acharya Vidya Kula-Aloka Road, Mysuru
Time : 10:00am. to 12:00 Noon.
*(Kindly note : No new admission to classes II and III for the year 2018-19.)
 
Standard -I   (Dates of Test : Jan: 27th. Feb: 3rd,24th. Mar: 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th and 31st Apr: 7th, 16th, 17th,18th and 20th)
ENGLISH
1. Writing A - Z (Both Capital and Small letters) ,
2.Opposites  ( format of questions : Fill up the blank)
3.One and many (by adding 's')
4.Fill in the blanks with 'a'  or 'an',
5.Writing names of vegetables, fruits, flowers and putting them under the correct column.
6.Animal and young ones and homes( format of questions - Match the table contents)
7.Rhyming Words
 
MATHEMATICS
1. 1 to 500 -Writing the numbers in  Forward and Backward,
2. Writing numbers in words (1 to 100) ,
3. Use of signs :  >, < and =  (Pictorial),
4.Addition - 1 and 2 digits,
5.Subtraction - 1 and 2 digits.
6.Writing the numbers in the sequence : What comes after, before and between ( 1 to 100).
7.Numbers in Ascending and Descending order ( 1 to 20)
8.Circling the smallest / Biggest number ( 1 to 100) 
 
 
.Standard - II    ( DATES of Scholastic Ability Test  : March : 24th and 31st..April : 7th,16th,17th,18th  and 20th .  May : 21st to 31st -(EXCEPT ON SUNDAYS )
 
ENGLISH
  1.  Use of    ‘a’ or ‘an’ and has’ or ‘have’
  2. Opposites
  3. Past tense
  4. Genders
  5. Making a word by adding ‘ing’, eg., eat + ing = eating
  6. Making Correct Sentences
  7. Plurals.
  8. Composition : Writing 5 to 6 sentences on a given topic.
MATHEMATICS
  1. Numbers and number names( up to 500)
  2. Place value (three digits)
  3. Comparison of numbers using signs(>, < , =)
  4. Ascending and descending order
  5. Simple addition [with and without carrying]
  6. Simple subtraction [ with and without borrowing]
  7. Multiplication [two digit numbers]
  8. Tables up to 6
  9. Long division – [two digit numbers)
Standard - III              ( DATES of Scholastic Ability Test   :March : 24th and 31st..April : 7th,16th,17th,18th  and 20th .  May : 21st to 31st -(EXCEPT ON SUNDAYS ) 
ENGLISH
  1. Composition – writing 10 sentences on a given topic
       Language :
  1. Opposites
  2. Past tense
  3. Plurals
  4. Genders
  5. Homophones
  6. Short form of the words
  7. Prepositions
  8. Framing sentences using the words given
  9. Making correct sentences from jumbled words
MATHEMATICS
  1. Place value – till Hundred
  2. Arrange in increasing and decreasing order (till thousand)
  3. Addition of 2 and 3 digit numbers with carry over
  4. Subtraction of 3 digit numbers with borrowing
  5. Multiplication of 2/3 digits with single digit
  6. Table 1 to 9
  7. Time and Money
  8. Simple word problems in addition, Subtraction, Multiplication and division
  9. Writing in words
  10. Signs – ‘>’, ‘<’, ‘ =’, geometrical shapes
Standard -IV                 ( DATES of Scholastic Ability Test  :March : 24th and 31st..April : 7th,16th,17th,18th  and 20th .  May : 21st to 31st -(EXCEPT ON SUNDAYS )
 
ENGLISH
  • I. Comprehension – Reading given passage and answering questions based on it.
  • II. Composition – Writing 10 sentences on a given topic
  • Language

​            Opposites   Genders

            Past tense   Plurals
            Prepositions
            Homophones
            Framing own sentences using phrases
            Use of ‘much’ or ‘many’
            Writing correct form of the verbs
 
MATHEMATICS
1.Five digit numbers : Writing the numbers in Ascending and Descending order
                                    Comparison of numbers using < , > or = Symbols.
2.Addition by carrying
3. Subtraction by borrowing
4. Multiplication of 3 digits by 2 digits
5. Division of three digits by 2 digits
6. Place value charts Indian/ International
7. Fractions.
8. Mass, length, capacity , time and money.
  •  Standard- V            ( DATES of Scholastic Ability Test  : March : 24th and 31st..April : 7th,16th,17th,18th  and 20th .  May : 21st to 31st -(EXCEPT ON SUNDAYS )
     
    ENGLISH
    1. Comprehension – Reading a given passage and answering questions based on i
    II. Language
    1. Plurals
    2. Genders
    3. Degrees of comparison
    4. Homophones
    5. Punctuation (full stop, Comma, inverted comma, question mark and capitals)
    6. Making own sentences from the given words
    III. Composition – Writing an essay of 150 words on a given topic
     
     
    MATHEMATICS
    1. Addition of large numbers
    2. Subtraction of large numbers
    3. Multiplication (three digits by three digits)
    4. Division (three digits by two digits)
    5. Tests of divisibility 
    6. Mixed problems (addition and subtraction)
    7. HCF and LCM
    8. Fractions and decimal fractions 
​         9.Definition of an Angle, Magnitude of an angle,types of angles, Perimeter of square, rectangle.
        10. Word problems based on fundamental mathematical operations.
 
Standard-VI          ( ( DATES of Scholastic Ability Test  : March : 24thand 31st..April : 7th,16th,17th,18th  and 20th .  May : 21st to 31st -(EXCEPT ON SUNDAYS )
  • ENGLISH
  • I.  Comprehension – Reading a given passage and answering questions.
    II. Prepositions 
  • III Essay Writing
    IV Language
    1. Degrees of comparison
    2. Correct forms of verb
    3. Tenses, Prepositions
    4. Framing questions
    5. Joining of sentences
     
    MATHEMATICS
    1. Mixed operations on large numbers
    2. Factors and multiples – HCF and LCM
    3. Fractions
    4. Decimal Fraction
    5. Metric System.
    6. Simplification BODMAS Rule
    7. Average and unitary method
    8. Percentage
    9. Profit and Loss
    10.Simple Interest 
    11. Geometry – Fundamental concepts, Triangle, Area and perimeter.
     
    Standard-VII                 ( DATES of  Scholastic Ability Test  :  March : 24th and 31st..April : 7th,16th,17th,18th  and 20th .  May : 21st to 31st -(EXCEPT ON SUNDAYS )
     
    ENGLISH
    I. Comprehension –  1. Reading a given passage and answering questions
                                     2. Letter Writing
                                     3. Essay Writing
    II. Language:
    1. Articles
    2. Adjectives
    3. Adverbs
    4. Prepositions
    4. Punctuation
    5. Framing questions
     
    MATHEMATICS
    1. The Integers: Use of BODMAS rule.
    2. Fractions: Operations on fractions (HCF and LCM)
    3. Decimal fractions
    4. Commercial Arithmetic – Percentage, Profit and Loss, Simple Interest
    5. Algebra – Algebraic expression, Fundamental operations, Brackets, Substitution.
    6. Geometry – Fundamental concepts, Angles, Parallel lines, Triangles, Circles.      
     
    Standard- VIII            ( DATES of Scholastic Ability Test  : March : 24th,and 31st..April : 7th,16th,17th,18th  and 20th .  May : 21st to 31st -(EXCEPT ON SUNDAYS )
     
    ENGLISH
    I. Comprehension – 1. Reading a given passage and answering questions
                                   2. Letter Writing
                                   3. Essay Writing
    II. Language
    1. Use of linkers to join two sentences(Linkers eg. after, when until etc)
    2. Preposition
    3. Correct verb forms
    4. Active and Passive
    5.Direct and Indirect speech
     
    MATHEMATICS
    1. Unitary method (including time and work), squares and square roots
    2. Percent and percentage
    3. Speed, Distance and time
    4. Profit, Loss and Discount
    5. Simple interest
    6. Fundamental operations in algebra(Addition / Subtraction/ Multiplication / Division)
    7. Simple equations
    8. Triangles, Volumes and surface area of plane figures.
    9. Sets