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Primary 6 - Find the greatest 4-digit number which when decreased by 1 is exactly divisible by 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7

Primary 6 - Three plates of fruits A, B, and C are arranged in increasing order of their total mass.

Answer

To keep this order, where should plate D be placed? Choose one of the following:

A) Before A        B) Between A and B          C) Between B and C           D) After C

Answer

Primary 6 - If all the numbers in the number pattern, 1, 1, 1, 1, 2, 2, 2, 2, 3, 3, 3, 3, … n, n, n, n add up to 1860,                       what is n?

Primary 6 - Ten boys played Rock-Paper-Scissors to determine who was the smartest. Every boy played against                      each of the other boys once. In each game, the winner received 3 points, the loser received 0 points,                      and in case of a draw, each of the two boys received 1 point each. The total number of points given                      was 125. How many games ended with a draw?

Primary 5 - Bobo always tells the truth on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. Qiqi always tells                      the truth on Mondays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. On the rest of the days, they may tell the                      truth or they may lie.

                     One day last week, Bobo and Qiqi both said, "I lied yesterday."                      

                     On which day of the week did that happen?

Primary 5 - John had $15 more than James for his weekly allowance. They each spent $60 weekly and saved the                     rest. John saved $315 and James saved $210 after a few weeks. How many weeks did it take John to                     save the $315?

Primary 5 - Following the arrows given in the diagram, how many different

                     routes are there from X to Y passing through P?

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Primary 4 - Amir, Bala, and Chandra each has a different favourite food which are satay, pizza, and nasi lemak.                     Amir does not like pizza or nasi lemak. Bala does not like pizza.

                    Name the favourite food of each person.

Primary 4 - There were seven friends. Each person shook hands with each of the other six friends. How many                      handshakes were there altogether?

Primary 4 - Three ladies Anne, Betty and Carol made the following statements:

                     Anne: I am 22 years old. I am 2 years younger than Betty. I am 1 year older than Carol.

                     Betty: I am not the youngest. Carol and I are 3 years apart. Carol is 25 years old.

                     Carol: I am younger than Anne. Anne is 23 years old. Betty is 3 years older than Anne.

                     If only two of the three statements made by each lady are true, find the age of Anne.

Primary 3 - Petrus pasted 4 dot stickers along two sides of a square as shown below.

AnswerAnswerAnswer

                    Show where he should paste 5 more stickers so that there are 3 stickers on each side of the square.


Primary 3 - The total number of storybooks that John and Ken have is 25.

                     The total number of storybooks that John and Lionel have is 20.

                     The total number of storybooks that Ken and Lionel have is 31.

                     Who has the most number of books? How many does he have?


Primary 3 - Five friends wanted to know the number of balloons in a bunch,

                     Kara guessed 25, Kegan guessed 31, Calida guessed 29, Eugene guessed 24 and David guessed 27.

                     Two guesses were wrong by 2; one guess was wrong by 3 and one guess was wrong by 4. Only one                      guess was correct.

                     Who guessed the correct number of balloons?

Answer Answer

2019

Available in both English & Chinese version!

** Important Dates **

Registration closing date :    

         15 April 2019

ISMC Private Candidate Competition Center (for General Public) & their respective Competition Date :

4 May 2019 (10.00 - 11.30am) at Sri KDU Primary School, Kota Damansara (Map & Location)

4 May 2019 (10.00 - 11.30am) at Australia International School, Seri Kembangan (Map & Location)

4 May 2019 (10.00 - 11.30am) at Peninsula International School, Setia Alam (Map & Location)

4 May 2019 (10.00 - 11.30am) at Mahsa International School, Bandar Saujana Putra (Map & Location)

4 May 2019 (10.00 - 11.30am) at Paragon International School, Johor Bahru (Map & Location)

4 May 2019 (10.00 - 11.30am) at SR Seri Presbyterian Private School, Batu Pahat (Map & Location)

4 May 2019 (10.00 - 11.30am) at Jesselton International School, Kota Kinabalu (Map & Location)

4 May 2019 (10.00 - 11.30am) at SJK(C) Yuk Chin, Tawau (Map & Location)

5 May 2019 (10.00 - 11.30am & 2.00pm - 3.30pm) at PMP, Gelugor Penang (Map & Location)

* If your child wish to participate, they can take part in the above schools at the selected date. Please register through the registration button above.

The following schools are hosting ISMC in their own school, but ONLY open for their own students. Please speak to the respective school administration department for further details, or WhatsApp 012-383 3218 for further assistance.

- Asia Pacific Smart School

- Gems International School (Subang)

- Taylor’s International School (Puchong)

- Eaton International School

- Idrissi International School

- Oakbridge International School

- Hibiscus International School

- St Joseph’s International School

- International Modern Arabic School

- Strait International School (Penang)

- Kinabalu International School

- Victoria International School

- Zenith International School (Seremban)

- Ion Heliade Radulescu School of Bucharest/OSKAR AFTERSCHOOL on 8th of May 2019 from 9.00-10.30am (Address Şoseaua

   Pavel Dimitrievici Kiseleff, 5, Bucharest, ROMANIA)


Results announcement date :  

June 2019

Award Ceremony :                       

 July 2019

CONTACT

Email: [email protected]    Call/Whatapps: +6012 383 3218

COMPETITION FORMAT

- Format is uniform across the levels: P2, P3, P4, P5, and P6.

- There are two languages - English only papers & Bilingual (English + Chinese) papers. Please choose the intended language for

   your paper

- Students are asked to solve 25 problems in 90 minutes. Students write their responses on an answer sheet. Questions are

   arranged in a way that the first ones are the easier ones, then the level of difficulty gradually increases so that the last

   questions are the more difficult ones.

COMPETITION LEVEL

5 Levels for the competition: -

- Level P2 for children who born IN or AFTER YEAR 2011

- Level P3 for children who born IN YEAR 2010

- Level P4 for children who born IN YEAR 2009

- Level P5 for children who born IN YEAR 2008

- Level P6 for children who born IN or BEFORE YEAR 2007

MARKING SYSTEM

2 marks each are contained by Questions 1-10, 4 marks each by Questions 11-20 and 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 marks each by

Questions 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 respectively. Total score of 100. If a participant leaves a question unanswered, that question will

be marked '0'. There is no penalty/deduction for wrong answer.

AWARDS

INDIVIDUAL TOP 30% SCORERS based on worldwide ranking will receive Gold (top 5%), Silver (next 10%) and

Bronze (next 15%) awards. Others will each get a Certificate of Participation.

WORLDWIDE TOP SCHOOL based on WORLDWIDE SCHOOLS ranking will receive the ISMC Challenge Trophy. The ranking will

be based on the number of Gold awards, then Silver awards, then Bronze awards received by the school.

COUNTRY TOP SCHOOL based on MALAYSIA SCHOOLS ranking will receive the ISMC MALAYSIA Trophy. The ranking will be

based on the number of Gold awards, then Silver awards, then Bronze awards by the school.

HOW TO REGISTER

Please check with your school if they are hosting the competition in their school during school hours. If not, please register via

the online form HERE (click to fill in)

You can also email [email protected] by stating the following details: Parent name/ email/ mobile number, student name/

school/ Date of Birth and the current town/ state location.

Student competition level in ISMC 2019 will be based on his/her BIRTH YEAR.

REGISTRATION FEE PAYMENT METHOD

Registration fee: RM60 per student

PAYMENT METHOD

Online bank transfer* to

Account Name: Hallmark Education Sdn Bhd

Account No     : 518617004387

Bank Name     : Maybank

* A copy of the bank transaction report must be forwarded to [email protected] or whatsapped to +6012-383 3218, stating name of the participant and date of birth.

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Download questions and solutions (Exemplar)

Primary 2 Questions.pdfPrimary 2 Solutions.pdfPrimary 4 Questions.pdfPrimary 4 Solutions.pdfPrimary 5 Questions.pdfPrimary 5 Solutions.pdfPrimary 6 Questions.pdfPrimary 6 Solutions.pdf

Primary 2

     Questions      Solutions

Primary 4

      Questions      Solutions

Primary 5

     Questions      Solutions

Primary 6

       Questions      Solutions

Syllabus (P2)

Numeration (P2)

  • Number notation and place values (hundreds, tens, ones), including decimals and money
  • Comparing and ordering numbers, Number Patterns,
  • Odd and even numbers
  • 2-step word problems involving 4 operations (up to 3 digits)

Fractions (P2)

  • Fractions as part of a whole, comparing and ordering like fractions and unit fractions with denominators not exceeding 12
  • Addition, Subtraction of like fractions with denominators not exceeding 12
  • Solving word problems

Measurement (P1)

  • Measuring and comparing lengths of objects in non-standard units
  • Telling time to the hour/half hour, time in years, months, weeks, days, hours

Geometry (P1)

  • Making patterns with 2D shapes (rectangle, square, circle, triangle)

Data Analysis (P1)

  • Interpreting data from picture graphs


Syllabus (P3)

Numeration (P3)

  • Number notation and place values, including decimals and money
  • Number Patterns
  • 2-step word problems involving 4 operations (up to 4 digits)

Fractions (P3)

  • Equivalent fractions
  • Addition, Subtraction of related fractions
  • Comparing and ordering unlike fractions with denominators (up to 12)
  • Interpretation of fraction as a part of a whole
  • Solving word problems

Measurement (P2)

  • Comparing and ordering Length (m / cm), Volume (l), Mass (kg / g)
  • Telling time to 5 minutes, time in years, months, weeks, days, hours, minutes
  • Area and Perimeter of composite figures

Geometry (P2)

  • Identify, composing and decomposing different 2D figures (rectangle, square, triangle,semicircle, quarter circle)
  • Copying figures on dot grid or square grid
  • Identifying, naming, describing and classifying 3Dshapes (cube, cuboid, cone, cylinder, sphere)

Data Analysis (P2)

  • Interpreting data from picture graphs with scales
  • Solving word problems

Logic (P2)

  • Inferring and deducing relationships between objects given a set of clues


Syllabus (P4)

Numeration (P4)

  • Number notation and place values, including decimals
  • 4 operations
  • Factors and multiples (including HCF and LCM)
  • Solving word problems involving the 4 operations

Fractions (P4)

  • Mixed numbers and improper fractions
  • Addition, Subtraction and multiplication
  • Interpretation of fraction as a part of a set of objects
  • Solving word problems

Measurement (P3)

  • Length (km), Volume (ml), length/mass/volume (of liquid) in compound units
  • Converting km to m, m to cm, kg to g, l to ml (and vice versa)
  • Time in years, months, weeks, days, hours, minutes and seconds
  • Area and Perimeter of composite figures

Geometry (P3)

  • Right, acute and obtuse angles
  • Parallel, perpendicular lines
  • Draw on square grid

Data Analysis (P3)

  • Interpreting data from tables, bar graphs and line graphs

Logic (P3)

  • Inferring and deducing relationships between objects given a set of clues

Syllabus (P5) (Calculators Allowed)

Numeration (P5)

  • Number notation and place values, including decimals and fractions
  • Application of factors and multiples in problem solving
  • Numerical manipulations
  • Solving word problems involving the 4 operations, including order of operations

Percentage (P5)

  • Percentage as part of a whole
  • Fractions and decimals as percentages and vice versa
  • Exclude: Expressing one quantity as a percentage of another; comparison of two quantities by percentage
  • Solving word problems involving percentage

Ratio (P5)

  • Expressing a ratio on its simplest form
  • Solving word problems involving ratio of two or three given quantities, their sum or difference, before and after change
  • Exclude ratios involving fractions and decimals

Measurement (P4)

  • Time in years, months, weeks, days, hours, minutes and seconds, 24-hour clock
  • Area and Perimeter of composite figures

Geometry (P4)

  • Angles of composite figures
  • Symmetry

Data Analysis (P4)

  • Interpreting data from tables, bar charts and line graphs

Logic (P4)

  • Inferring and deducing relationships between objects given a set of clues


Syllabus (P6) (Calculators Allowed)

Numeration (P6)

  • Number notation and place values, including decimals and fractions
  • Application of factors and multiples in problem solving
  • Numerical manipulations
  • Solving word problems involving the 4 operations, including order of operations

Algebra (P6)

  • Representation of an unknown number using a letter
  • Solving word problems involving algebraic expressions

Percentage (P6)

  • Solving for percentage part or whole of a quantity
  • Expressing one quantity as a percentage of another
  • Comparison of two quantities by percentage
  • Solving word problems involving percentage

Ratio (P6)

  • Expressing a ratio on its simplest form
  • Solving word problems involving ratio of two or three given quantities, their sum or difference, before and after change
  • Exclude ratios involving fractions and decimals

Measurement (P5)

  • Time in years, months, weeks, days, hours, minutes and seconds, 24-hour clock
  • Area and Perimeter of composite figures
  • Length, mass and volume of cuboids
  • Area of triangle (exclude finding the base/height of a triangle given its area)
  • Volume of cube and cuboid
  • Spatial visualisation

Geometry (P5)

  • Properties of angles
  • Angles and properties of triangles, parallelogram, rhombus and trapezium
  • Exclude: geometrical construction involving use of compasses; exterior angles
  • Symmetry

Data Analysis (P5)

  • Interpreting data from tables, bar charts and line graphs
  • Average

Logic (P5)

  • Inferring and deducing relationships between objects given a set of clues

Combinatorics (P5)

  • Finding largest, smallest or optimal number of options satisfying certain criteria, deciding when the criteria can be met.


ISMC 2019 Syllabuses for Level P2 to P6

Primary 3 Questions.pdfPrimary 3 Solutions.pdf

Primary 3

     Questions      Solutions

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