CREST English Olympiad Class 6 Sample Papers

Sample PDF of CREST English Olympiad for Class 6:


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Syllabus:

Section 1: Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Adverbs, Adjectives, Articles, Prepositions, Punctuation and Jumbled Words, Conjunctions, Tenses, Voices, Narration, etc. Spellings, Collocations, Phrasal verbs, Idioms, Words Related to Everyday Problems, Relationships, Health and Medicine, Travel etc., Information Retrieval from Various Text and Image Types like Brochures, Formal and Informal letters, Itinerary, Short Narratives, Time-tables, News Stories, Diary Entry, Poster Making, Messages etc., Spoken and Written Expressions like Agreement and Disagreement, Requests, Refusals, Apologies, etc.

Achievers Section: Higher Order Thinking Questions - Syllabus as per Section 1

Please note that the dictionary which will be used for reference is Oxford Learner's Dictionary. This will be w.r.t. spellings & meanings. In case, if the word is not found in this dictionary, then it is assumed that this word does not exist.

Q.1 Q.2 Q.3 Q.4 Q.5 Q.6 Q.7 Q.8 Q.9 Q.10

Q.1

Read the passage and answer the question:

In the year 1863, a Civil War took place in Virginia which is the Battle of Chancellorsville, in banks of a narrow river for two months the two armies had been staked out. General Robert E. Lee led the Confederate troops. General Robert E. Lee is the reversed military tactician in American history. "Fighting" Joe Hooker led the Union soldiers. Both the leads were different in their appearance, personality, and lifestyle. General Robert E. Lee, an old man, is poor by his health with a grey beard wherein Joe Hooker was a young blond with egotism. They both were all set for the battle and Hooker was confident that he can win easily regardless of the army size of Lee. Hooker was overconfident, as he had 134,000 men wherein Lee had only 61,000 men. Hooker smartly moved 70,000 of his men to sneak back down behind Lee’s army, fifteen miles across the river, Hooker has cut off the Confederate soldiers as they were trapped; this left him happy and convinced that Union will crown the victory. Hooker thought Lee will retreat; instead, he moved his troops into position to attack which was not taken seriously by Hooker. At 5.00 p.m. when Lee’s army attacked the Union soldiers they were eating supper and were not completely prepared for the battle. This made Lee win the Battle of Chancellorsville with his approach.

What is the moral one should learn from this battle?

Q.2

Read the proverbs/idioms and choose the correct meaning:

To have an axe to grind

Q.3

Read the passage and answer the question:

In the year 1863, a Civil War took place in Virginia which is the Battle of Chancellorsville, in banks of a narrow river for two months the two armies had been staked out. General Robert E. Lee led the Confederate troops. General Robert E. Lee is the reversed military tactician in American history. "Fighting" Joe Hooker led the Union soldiers. Both the leads were different in their appearance, personality, and lifestyle. General Robert E. Lee, an old man, is poor by his health with a grey beard wherein Joe Hooker was a young blond with egotism. They both were all set for the battle and Hooker was confident that he can win easily regardless of the army size of Lee. Hooker was overconfident, as he had 134,000 men wherein Lee had only 61,000 men. Hooker smartly moved 70,000 of his men to sneak back down behind Lee’s army, fifteen miles across the river, Hooker has cut off the Confederate soldiers as they were trapped; this left him happy and convinced that Union will crown the victory. Hooker thought Lee will retreat; instead, he moved his troops into position to attack which was not taken seriously by Hooker. At 5.00 p.m. when Lee’s army attacked the Union soldiers they were eating supper and were not completely prepared for the battle. This made Lee win the Battle of Chancellorsville with his approach.

What is the meaning of the word 'retreat'?

Q.4

Read the passage and answer the question:

In the year 1863, a Civil War took place in Virginia which is the Battle of Chancellorsville, in banks of a narrow river for two months the two armies had been staked out. General Robert E. Lee led the Confederate troops. General Robert E. Lee is the reversed military tactician in American history. "Fighting" Joe Hooker led the Union soldiers. Both the leads were different in their appearance, personality, and lifestyle. General Robert E. Lee, an old man, is poor by his health with a grey beard wherein Joe Hooker was a young blond with egotism. They both were all set for the battle and Hooker was confident that he can win easily regardless of the army size of Lee. Hooker was overconfident, as he had 134,000 men wherein Lee had only 61,000 men. Hooker smartly moved 70,000 of his men to sneak back down behind Lee’s army, fifteen miles across the river, Hooker has cut off the Confederate soldiers as they were trapped; this left him happy and convinced that Union will crown the victory. Hooker thought Lee will retreat; instead, he moved his troops into position to attack which was not taken seriously by Hooker. At 5.00 p.m. when Lee’s army attacked the Union soldiers they were eating supper and were not completely prepared for the battle. This made Lee win the Battle of Chancellorsville with his approach.

How many men did Hooker position behind Lee's army?

Q.5

Choose the sentence that is closest in meaning to the given sentence:

She cleared her entrance exam because she worked very hard.



Q.6

Fill in the blank using the most appropriate verb:

I _______ actor Will Smith while returning from California.

Q.7

Read the passage and answer the question based on what is stated or implied in the passage:

The process that describes the continuous movement of water on, above, and below the surface of the Earth is the hydrologic cycle or the hydrological cycle is known as the water cycle.

It is the process where the water evaporates from the surface of the earth (lake/pond/ocean), rises into the atmosphere, cools and condenses into rain or snow in clouds, and falls again (rain) to the surface as precipitation.

What does the second sentence do?

Q.8

Choose the proper sequence from the jumbled options:

If you need help
P : promptly 
Q : you can call me anytime
R : hospital where they serve
S : I will take you to the

The proper sequence should be:

Q.9

Choose the antonym of the word given in the bold:

To prove his mettle and show that he was daring enough to join the club, Jason had to spend an hour alone in the haunted house on the hill.

Q.10

Choose the correct alternative for the word in quotes, from the given options:

I must react to work on time as it will be no good 'to try to find' a reason next time.

Your Score: 0/10

Answers to Sample Questions from CREST Olympiads:

Q.1cQ.2aQ.3dQ.4bQ.5bQ.6dQ.7aQ.8cQ.9dQ.10d

Solving CREST English Olympiad sample papers for class 6 will give students confidence and provide them with a sense of the types of problems they will be asked. The purpose of the CREST Olympiads sample papers for class 6 is to help participants enhance their preparation. Students will learn how to properly prepare for their exams by completing solving English Olympiad previous years’ question papers for class 6.

All of the questions on the question paper are from the syllabus and questions on the same pattern are all listed in the sample papers to help students succeed in the exam. Sample Papers for class 6 will also assist students in gaining an understanding of the marking structure and test format. It will assist students in determining which topic they should focus on. The previous year's test paper is available for participants to download.

Answers to Sample Questions from CREST Olympiads:

Q.1 : c | Q.2 : a | Q.3 : d | Q.4 : b | Q.5 : b | Q.6 : d | Q.7 : a | Q.8 : c | Q.9 : d | Q.10 : d

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