CREST Achiever - Marvin Thakur

What's one or two achievements that you are proud of?
State Rank 4 in CMO exam. And All India Rank 85 in UCO exam.
What is your biggest fear and how do you overcome it?
My biggest fear was getting my questions wrong. I overcome it by studying hard, doing more and more practice. I try to solve sample papers again and again.
Who is your ideal and why?
My mother, she always inspires me.
Which public figure (sportsperson, actor, etc.) inspires you the most?
Ronaldo (football player)
Who or what keeps you motivated?
My mother and her confidence.
Have you thought of your career line? What do you want to become and why?
I want to become a scientist or a fossil hunter (dinosaur) so I can discover more and do more research on dinosaurs.
If there is one gift you would like to have, what would that be?
Lego toy would love to have.
Your favourite memory that you would like to share?
When I got my first gold medal for UCO exam where I secured All India Rank 85.
What's one thing about you that your friends don't know?
They never know what is going on in my head. I am a mysterious boy.
What is your secret of making friends?
My friendly nature.
What are your hobbies? How do you keep a balance between your hobbies and studies?
Playing chess and football. During my study breaks I play chess and football. It makes me feel fresh and I concentrate more.
Which is your favourite sport? When did you start practicing and why?
Football. I started it around 3 year's back.
What do you love to do the most in your free time?
Playing football, chess and video games.
What are your study tips for getting better grades in school examinations?
Practice again and again. Work hard and believe in yourself.
How do you prepare for Olympiads?
I practiced from sample papers.
How has appearing for Olympiad exams helped your studies?
It helped me a lot in my studies. I don't need to put extra efforts on my studies. It covers all of my school syllabus and more.
Do you have any advice or tips for students who are interested in appearing for Olympiads?
My tip for students is only hard work can help you to achieve your goals.
Name : Marvin Thakur
School : Cambridge School
Class : 3

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