CREST Achiever - Chiranjib Kar

What's one or two achievements that you are proud of?
I was amazed and optimistic when I obtained STATE RANK 1 in SOF - IMO during STD 1. I also bagged STATE RANK 1 in SOF- NSO during STD 2. I received cash prizes of Rs 5000/- each in both the exams.
What is your biggest fear and how do you overcome it?
My biggest fear is committing silly errors. I always try to overcome this by revising the papers before submission.
Who is your ideal and why?
My parents are my ideal as well as role model for me. They guide me in all endeavors.
Which public figure (sportsperson, actor, etc.) inspires you the most?
I am inspired by Virat Kohli, the captain of Indian cricket team. I like his confidence and skills.
Who or what keeps you motivated?
Failure is a part of life. To reach at the summit we have to follow a path where there is success as well as failures. I always learn from the failure and that keeps me motivated.
Have you thought of your career line? What do you want to become and why?
I want to become an engineer from premier institutes of India like IITs or abroad. This is my objective.
If there is one gift you would like to have, what would that be?
I would like to have a tour package to Moon. I would also like to fly our tricolor there.
Your favourite memory that you would like to share?
My first speech at school in senior kg is my favorite memory. I still cherish that moment.
What's one thing about you that your friends don't know?
My friends don't know about my rigorous preparation and hard work towards studies. They also don't know about my vast preparation.
What is your secret of making friends?
The secret of my making friends is first approaching them to have a talk on any subject.
What are your hobbies? How do you keep a balance between your hobbies and studies?
My hobby is to read different kind of books in free time. It increases my knowledge. I follow a specific timetable and balance between hobbies and studies.
Which is your favourite sport? When did you start practicing and why?
My favorite sport is cricket. I play cricket in evening. It relaxes me and gives a new vigor to learn furthermore.
What do you love to do the most in your free time?
I like to read different kinds of books in free time. It increases my knowledge and I also get additional information from the books.
What are your study tips for getting better grades in school examinations?
I would advice to completely revise the course before exam. Also, keep calm during exams and write descriptive answers.
How do you prepare for Olympiads?
I prepare for Olympiads by studying things of advanced grades and knowing things in advance. I also do mock test which increases my accuracy and time management skills.
How has appearing for Olympiad exams helped your studies?
By appearing for exams, I know many advanced concepts beforehand. Knowing things earlier is very helpful.
Do you have any advice or tips for students who are interested in appearing for Olympiads?
I would advice to revise your course properly. Just go through the new concepts once and do mock tests.
Name : Chiranjib Kar
School : Mount Litera Zee School
Class : 6

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