CREST Achiever - Aavya Shrivastava

What's one or two achievements that you are proud of?
Obtaining State Rank 5 in CMO is my biggest achievement. With practice I got to perfection in Maths due to which I also got medals in other Olympiads too.
What is your biggest fear and how do you overcome it?
My biggest fear is to appear online for any exam and be perfect in time management, which I overcome with the practice tests provided on CREST Olympiads.
Who is your ideal and why?
My father is my ideal because he always encourages me to perform best in my exams, teaches me and motivates me to appear in many such exams.
Which public figure (sportsperson, actor, etc.) inspires you the most?
Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam is my inspiration to work hard in my studies and social life due to which I can achieve anything in life, which I desire the most, with dedication.
Who or what keeps you motivated?
My father at home and my classmates in school, and getting encouragement from my teachers always motivate me to do well in every fields.
Have you thought of your career line? What do you want to become and why?
Yes, I already decided my career line and working hard to achieve this, rest is in GOD's hand. I want to become a Doctor and serve the country as well as fulfilling my father's dream.
If there is one gift you would like to have, what would that be?
My father is always ready to give me everything which I like. So the gift which I want is happiness on my father's face because of me and after that I can get anything from him.
Your favourite memory that you would like to share?
Lots of memories, whenever my father holds my results as well as received medals for my achievement. Other than this, my happy time with my family in Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
What's one thing about you that your friends don't know?
There are many, like I fight with my younger sister at home a lot and love to irritate her. I love watching TV and sometimes I get lost in it and forget to do homework.
What is your secret of making friends?
I befooled them to have same hobbies like them and start gossiping on their interests to get in touch with them always. This is my secret which I revealed here today.
What are your hobbies? How do you keep a balance between your hobbies and studies?
My hobbies are to play badminton, swimming, creativities, watching TV and many more but I follow daily time table and try to maintain balance in all activities with the regular studies.
Which is your favourite sport? When did you start practicing and why?
My favourite sport is badminton, which I began to play at the age of 5 years. My parents always played in evening, so I also started with them. Also, joined training classes for the same last year.
What do you love to do the most in your free time?
Besides many things to do, I love to play with my younger sister a lot. Watching her competitive mode with me is the biggest happiness I receive in my free time.
What are your study tips for getting better grades in school examinations?
Lots of practice with getting your subject basics strong are the only tips to getting better grades in school examinations.
How do you prepare for Olympiads?
I prepare for Olympiad with regular studies, getting help from teacher and my father, solving books on Olympiad with sample test and assignment solving on CREST Olympiads.
How has appearing for Olympiad exams helped your studies?
It helps me to think fast. I quickly solve any problems in class which has helped me in getting ahead always from others. Knowing things before than others has always filled me with more positive attitude towards studies and led me to perform well in front of teachers.
Do you have any advice or tips for students who are interested in appearing for Olympiads?
Yes, they should always appear in Olympiads for better knowledge and practice of subject. Study well and do lots of practice of syllabus to achieve good grades.
Name : Aavya Shrivastava
School : Delhi Public School, R.K.Puram
Class : 4

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