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# ISTSE Class 8th Sample Paper : Indian School Talent Search Exam

Organisation : Educational Excellentia
Exam : Indian School Talent Search Exam (ISTSE)
Document Type : Sample Paper
Class : 8th

Contents :

## What is ISTSE Exam?

ISTSE is a single level examination, open to all the students of class 1 to 10. Question paper will comprise of Mental & Logical Ability, Mathematics, Science and English questions. ISTSE exam is conducted separately online for direct/individual candidates and paper-based only through schools. You can directly register for ISTSE Olympiad exam by visiting Olympiad Exam Registration Page.

Related / Similar Question Paper : ISTSE Class 7th Sample Paper

## ISTSE Class 8th Sample Paper

Indian School Talent Search Exam (ISTSE) Class 8th Sample Paper

If ‘PAINT’ is coded as ‘74128’ and ‘EXCEL’ is
coded as ‘93596’, how is ‘Except’ coded?
a) 957958
b) 959578
c) 935978
d) None of these

Six friends A, B, C, D, E and F are sitting around the hexagonal table each at one corner and are facing the centre of the hexagonal. A is second to the left of F. B is neighbour of C and D. E is second to the left of D. Which one is sitting opposite to A?
a) D
b) E
c) C
d) B

Fill in the blank:
QPO, NML, KJI, _________, EDC
a) GHI
b) HGF
c) JKL
d) CAB

If deaf is called blind, blind is called lame, lame is called dumb and dumb is called handicap, then what will you say to a man who is unable to see?
a) Blind
b) Handicap
c) Deaf
d) Lame

Pointing to a photograph Sunita said, ” She is the only grand-daughter of my mother’s mother. How is the girl in the photograph related to Sunita?
a) Herself
b) Daughter
c) Sister
d) Aunt

The number n is to be added to the given list. If n is an integer, which of the following could be the median of the new list of seven numbers? 3, 4, 6, 7, 10, 12
a) 3,10
b) 4,12
c) 6,7
d) 5,6

Radha’s picture frame is 80 cm by 60 cm then find its diagonal.
a) 95cm
b) 100cm
c) 90 cm
d) 75 cm

In the standard form of a rational number, the common factor of numerator and denominator is always
a) 2
b) -2
c) 1
d) 0

Manisha wants to buy a book that costs Rs.150. She has Rs.42 saved already. She can earn Rs.6 an hour by baby sitting on weekends. How many hours must Manisha work to save the money she needs?
a) 15 hours
b) 9 hours
c) 18 hours
d) 22 hours

If x = then the value of x is ___________.
a) 8
b) 5
c) 3
d) 9

Find the least number that must be subtracted to make the number a perfect square 7250.
a) 35
b) 45
c) 25
d) None of these

What will be the value of 3 + 2 x (10 – 4) ÷ 2 – 1?
a) 30
b) 8
c) 14
d) 15

If the cost of an object is directly proportional to the square of number of objects sold. If cost of 20 objects is Rs. 2000. Then find the cost of 45 objects.
a) Rs. 1245
b) Rs. 10125
c) Rs. 25500
d) Rs. 1025

Instructions:
1. Duration of the test is 60 minutes.
2. Total marks are 100.
3. Questions paper contains 50 Questions.

4. The question numbers
** 1 to 9 belong to “Mental and Logical Ability”
** 10 to 21 belong to Mathematics
** 22 to 33 belong to Science
** 34 to 45 belong to English and
** 46 to 50 are “Scholars Section”

5. Each question carries negative marking.