CREST Achiever - Samanvi Chandra

What's one or two achievements that you are proud of?
When I won my 1st medal in Taekwondo championship in 2019.
What is your biggest fear and how do you overcome it?
To be away from my family is my biggest fear. I pray daily for us to be together always.
Who is your ideal and why?
My mother is my ideal. I want to be as kind and as happy as her.
Which public figure (sportsperson, actor, etc.) inspires you the most?
Virat Kohli - He is a fit cricketer.
Who or what keeps you motivated?
Recognition and words of praise from my teachers keep me motivated.
Have you thought of your career line? What do you want to become and why?
I want to become an engineer. I love designing and developing new technologies.
If there is one gift you would like to have, what would that be?
A riddle book with lots of interesting riddles.
Your favourite memory that you would like to share?
A visit to National Science Center with my mother and sister is my most favorite memory.
What's one thing about you that your friends don't know?
That I play very good chess.
What is your secret of making friends?
I introduce myself to them and always ready to talk to new people.
What are your hobbies? How do you keep a balance between your hobbies and studies?
I love to play mind games (puzzles, chess, riddles etc.). I follow a time-table for my studies and hobbies.
Which is your favourite sport? When did you start practicing and why?
Taekwondo. I have been practicing it from last 2 years. I like exercising and Taekwondo also helps me remain fit.
What do you love to do the most in your free time?
I like reading books in my free time.
What are your study tips for getting better grades in school examinations?
I study everyday for 2 hours and I focus on understanding concepts in detail.
How do you prepare for Olympiads?
I studied from sample papers and regular school books to prepare for Olympiads.
How has appearing for Olympiad exams helped your studies?
Appearing for CREST online Olympiads has helped me in excelling in my school studies as well.
Do you have any advice or tips for students who are interested in appearing for Olympiads?
Understand concepts and application in detail.
Name : Samanvi Chandra
School : Apeejay Public School
Class : 2

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