Entrance exams

The tests for students entering grades 7 and 8 are conducted in English and consist of 3 components: mathematics, English, and thinking skills.

Each section contains 10 questions. The test consists of 30 questions, which are given 60 minutes.

Below is a list of topics that are often found in the entrance tests for students entering grades 7 and 8

Each section contains 10 questions. The test consists of 30 questions, which are given 60 minutes.

Below is a list of topics that are often found in the entrance tests for students entering grades 7 and 8

Math

- Properties of numbers
- Factorization
- Linear inequalities
- Symmetry
- Coordinates on the plane
- Linear equations
- Systems of linear equations

1. Solve the following equation:

4x + 1 = -3

A) - 1

B) 0

C) 1

D) -0.5

2. What prime factors does 60 have?

A) 2, 3

B) 1, 2, 3, 5

C) 2, 3, 5

D) 3, 5

English

The emphasis is on lexical and grammatical components of pre-intermediate and intermediate levels of English

*Typical tasks:*

1. Complete the sentence below:

Since I _______ finish the task on time, I asked for another day to complete it.

A) could

B) can

C) couldn't

D) might not

2. Complete the sentence below using the word that best fits the meaning:

In a ___________ you can find whatever suits your interests: from a magazine on mechanical engineering to a recently published novel.

A) station

B) laboratory

C) museum

D) library

1. Complete the sentence below:

Since I _______ finish the task on time, I asked for another day to complete it.

A) could

B) can

C) couldn't

D) might not

2. Complete the sentence below using the word that best fits the meaning:

In a ___________ you can find whatever suits your interests: from a magazine on mechanical engineering to a recently published novel.

A) station

B) laboratory

C) museum

D) library

Thinking skills

- Understanding sequences (numeric and alphabetic)
- Causal relationships
- Understanding information from tables and graphs
- Spatial thinking
- Associative thinking

1, 4, 9, __

A) 15

B) 16

C) 17

D) 18

2. Which of the following is

A) water temperature increases -> steam forms

B) the sun rises -> it gets brighter

C) the moon shines -> it is a full moon

D) the sun goes down -> it gets darker

The tests for students entering grades 9-11 are conducted in English and consist of 3 components: mathematics, English, and thinking skills.

Each section contains 10 questions. The test consists of 30 questions, which are given 60 minutes.

Below is a list of topics that are often found in the entrance tests for students entering grades 9-11.

Each section contains 10 questions. The test consists of 30 questions, which are given 60 minutes.

Below is a list of topics that are often found in the entrance tests for students entering grades 9-11.

Math

Geometry

Charts

Tabular information

Properties of degrees

Irrational equations

Percentage

Systems of equations

Speed problems (speed, time, and distance dependence)

Functions

*Typical tasks:*

1. Find the value of g(f(2)) if f(x) = x + 1 and g(x) = x – 2

A) 1

B) 2

C) 3

D) 4

2. If the area of a circle is 49𝛑, then what is its circumference?

A) 7

B) 14

C) 7𝛑

D) 14𝛑

Charts

Tabular information

Properties of degrees

Irrational equations

Percentage

Systems of equations

Speed problems (speed, time, and distance dependence)

Functions

A) 1

B) 2

C) 3

D) 4

2. If the area of a circle is 49𝛑, then what is its circumference?

A) 7

B) 14

C) 7𝛑

D) 14𝛑

English

A description of the Reading + Practice Materials section is available at this link.

A description of the Writing and Language + Practice Materials section is here.

Thinking skills