Test Paper Structure

S.No. Particular STaRT Stage 1
Class 5th, 6th & 7th Class 8th, 9th & 10th
1 Test Duration 120 Min (2 Hour’s)
2 No. of Questions 75 75
(50 of SCQ & 25 of MCQ)
3 Marks / Question 4 SCQ (+4), MCQ (+5)
4 Maximum Marks 300 Marks 325 Marks
(200 of SCQ & 125 of MCQ)
5 Negative Marking -1 SCQ (-1), MCQ (0)
6 Mode of Test Online (CBT)
7 Medium English, Hindi & Other Selective Languages**
8 Exam Time 3PM - 5PM
9 Type of Questions SCQ* SCQ & MCQ*
S.No. Particular STaRT Stage 2
Class 5th, 6th & 7th Class 8th, 9th & 10th
1 Test Duration 120 Min (2 Hour’s)
2 No. of Questions 75 75
(50 of SCQ & 25 of MCQ)
3 Marks / Question 4 SCQ (+4), MCQ (+5)
4 Maximum Marks 300 Marks 325 Marks
(200 of SCQ & 125 of MCQ)
5 Negative Marking -1 SCQ (-1), MCQ (0)
6 Mode of Test Offline/CBT
(At Resonance Test Centers)
7 Medium English, Hindi & Other Selective Languages**
8 Exam Time 3PM - 5PM
9 Type of Questions SCQ SCQ & MCQ

Note:
*SCQ = (Single Choice Questions)
*MCQ = (Multiple Choice Questions)
**Other Selective Languages = (Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali, Odia)

Test Syllabus - Curriculum (NCERT)

Stages Class Subjects Syllabus Weightage Question Types
1 5 to 10 General Science (Physics, Chemistry, Biology), Mathematics & MAT Syllabus of Previous Class & SA1 of current class 100% General Science - 30 (10P, 10C, & 10 B)  Mathematics & MAT - 45 (30 + 15)
2 5 to 10 General Science (Physics, Chemistry, Biology), Mathematics & MAT Syllabus of Previous Class & SA1 of current class 100% General Science - 30 (10P, 10C, & 10 B)  Mathematics & MAT - 45 (30 + 15)