PRMO 2017: The Pre-Regional Mathematical Olympiad (PRMO) is a national level examination. The PRMO exam is conducted by IAPT and students studying in class XI or below are eligible to appear for the PRMO 2017. PRMO was conducted in month of August across the nation.
Eligibility: As per the eligibility criteria of PRMO, Born on or after August 1, 1998 and All Indian students who are born on or after August 1, 1998 and, in addition, are in Class XI or below are eligible to appear for the PRMO 2017. A student from any state of the country can register for this examination. A student can be from a government or a private school.
PRE RMO- IAPT (www.iapt.org.in) through regional coordinators
RMO- Regional Coordinators
INMO- HBCSE (olympiads.hbcse.tifr.res.in)
Assam, Chattisgarh, Coastal AP & Rayalseema, Delhi, Gujarat- Daman-Diu-Dadra Nagar Haveli, Jammu, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and Goa, Meghalaya, Mumbai, North Bihar and Patna, North Western States, Odisha, Rajasthan, South Bihar, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, West Bengal.
Special Regions: CBSE Schools, KV Schools, JNV Schools
Pattern/ Syllabus: The syllabus of PRMO is not fixed and broadly consist of topics of Algebra, Geometry, Number Theory and Combinatorics till Class XI level.
Question Paper: The paper consisted of 30 questions of single or double digit integers to be solved in 150 minutes. The medium of test is English and regional languages. Each right answer carry one point each, thus making the total score of the candidate in a test equal to the number of questions answered correctly. There was no negative marking in the paper.
CLASS WISE MARK DISTRIBUTION
OVERALL DIFFICULTY LEVEL ANALYSIS
In this analysis we have rated every question on a scale of 1 to 3. The ratings are done by expert faculty of Resonance. The individual ratings are then averaged to calculate overall difficulty level.
1: Easy 2: Moderate 3: Difficult
The difficulty level of the paper comes out to be 2.23 as per Resonance experts. Out of the total 30 questions, 5 questions were easy, 13 were moderate while 12 questions were difficult.
SUBJECT WISE AND TOPIC WISE ANALYSIS
The cut off for General category student is expected to be 11 marks in this paper for Rajasthan region. The region wise expected cutoff is as follows: