CREST International IQ Challenge Class 8 Sample Papers

Syllabus:

The IQ Challenge will evaluate students on the following skills:

  • Analytical reasoning
  • Calculation skills
  • Creative thinking
  • Information processing
  • Lateral thinking
  • Observation skills

The questions will be a mix of Basic, Intermediate and Advanced Level. It is advisable that students should attempt questions only if they know the answer. For every incorrect answer, there's a penalty of 1/3rd of the total marks allotted to that question.

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

Q.1

Study the alphanumeric series given below and answer the following question:
5 B 1 E : Q 9 H ~ C ! 7 P F @ M 3 | G L 8 $ 2 A ^ Y K & 6 ) 4 U % T
Which of the following meaningful word cannot be formed using the letters that come between second even number from right end and fourth odd number from left end?

Q.2

Select the number that can replace the question mark ‘?’ in the following series:
24, 30, 36, 42, 52, 60, ?

Q.3

Select the option that is related to the third word in the same way as the second word is related to the first word.
PACKSACK : NFDSIAYQ :: CALENDAR : ?

Q.4

If & denotes subtraction and # denotes addition, then find the value of:
15 # 65 # 95 & 47 & 74 & 32 # 51 # 74

Q.5

Find the missing number.

Q.6

Select the option that correctly represents the relationship among the following:
Mother, Singer, Women

Q.7

Ron goes to gym three days a week. When asked, which days did he attend the gym, he gave three statements.
Statement 1: I don’t go on Saturday and Sunday.
Statement 2: I don’t attend the gym on consecutive days.
Statement 3: I attend the gym on Friday and Saturday.
If only two statements are true and one of them is false, identify which statement is false.

Q.8

Which number is on the face opposite 6?

Q.9

Find the missing number.

Q.10

Study the number series given below and answer the following question:
5 1 1 5 1 4 7 5 1 2 8 4 1 4 7 8 6 8 6 9 0 3 0 1 4 7 9 5 2
How many such numbers are present in the above arrangement, each of which is immediately preceded by its factor and succeeded by an even number?

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Answers to Sample Questions from CREST Olympiads:

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

Answers to Sample Questions from CREST Olympiads:

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

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