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Wednesday 30 July 2014
Closing Date For Olympiad Entries is

20 June 2014
Should you not be able to get your entries to us by this date, please contact us so that we know to expect your entries within the next two weeks or so

Sample Papers

SCROLL DOWN FOR SOUTH AFRICAN ENGLISH AND AFRIKAANS SAMPLE PAPERS. 

AN ANSWER MEMORANDUM IS SUPPLIED WITH EVERY PAPER

  • Grades (Years) 1 and 2 papers have 20 questions

  • Grade (Year) 3 papers have 25 questions

  • Grade (Year) 4 papers have 30 questions (older papers have 25 questions)

  • Grades (Years) 5, 6 & 7 papers have 50 questions 

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Since 2012, Grades 1, 2 and 3 subject names have changed to Mathematics (Wiskunde), English Language (Afrikaans Taal) and Life Skills (Lewensvaardighede).

To view the sample paper, simply click on the grade required alongside the subject of your choice.  (These papers are just samples and only show the first page of each paper - they are incomplete.)  

USA, Canada, Australia and Worldwide Sample Papers  

Subject

Year

Year Year Year Year Year Year
Maths 1     -     -  

Year 4

Year 5 Year 6 Year 7
Maths 2     -     -   Year 4 Year 5 Year 6 Year 7
English 1     -     -     - Year 4 Year 5 Year 6 Year 7
English 2     -     -     - Year 4 Year 5 Year 6 Year 7
Social Sciences     -     -     - Year 4 Year 5 Year 6 Year 7

Arts & Culture

    -     -     - Year 4 Year 5

Year 6

Year 7
Life Skills     -     -     - Year 4 Year 5 Year 6 Year 7
Natural Sciences     -     -     - Year 4 Year 5 Year 6 Year 7
Bible Study     -     -     - Year 4 Year 5 Year 6 Year 7
General Knowledge     -     -     - Year 4 Year 5 Year 6 Year 7
Computer Literacy     -     -     - Year 4 Year 5 Year 6 Year 7

Economic Mgt. Sciences

    -     -     - Year 4 Year 5 Year 6 Year 7
IsiZulu (basic)     -     -     - Year 4 Year 5 Year 6 Year 7
Numeracy Year 1 Year 2 Year 3    -     -    -     -
English Literacy Year 1 Year 2 Year 3    -    -    -    -
Life Orientation Year 1 Year 2 Year 3    -    -     -    -

 

 

English Sample Papers - Africa and South Africa

The sample papers are shown on the screen in full colour, however, they are printed in black and white for the annual Olympiads and as Past Papers.  

Subject Grade Grade Grade Grade Grade Grade Grade
Maths 1     -     -   Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6 Grade 7
Maths 2     -     -   Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6 Grade 7
English 1     -     -     - Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6 Grade 7
English 2     -     -     - Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6 Grade 7
Social Sciences     -     -     - Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6 Grade 7
Arts & Culture     -     -     - Grade 4 Grade 5

Grade 6

Grade 7
Life Skills     -     -     - Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6 Grade 7
Natural Sciences     -     -     - Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6 Grade 7
Bible Study     -     -     - Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6 Grade 7
General Knowledge     -     -     - Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6 Grade 7
Computer Literacy     -     -     - Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6 Grade 7

Economic Mgt. Sciences

    -     -     - Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6 Grade 7
IsiZulu (basic)     -     -     - Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6 Grade 7
Numeracy Grade 1 Grade 2 Grade 3    -     -    -     -
English Literacy Grade 1 Grade 2 Grade 3    -    -    -    -
Life Orientation Grade 1 Grade 2 Grade 3    -    -     -    -

 

Afrikaans vraestelvoorbeelde- Afrika en Suid-Afrika

The sample papers are shown on the screen in full colour, however, they are printed in black and white for the annual Olympiads and as Past Papers.  

Vak Graad Graad Graad Graad Graad Graad Graad
Wiskunde 1     -     -   Graad 4 Graad 5 Graad 6 Graad 7
Wiskunde 2     -     -   Graad 4 Graad 5 Graad 6 Graad 7
Afrikaans 1     -     -     - Graad 4 Graad 5 Graad 6 Graad 7
Afrikaans 2     -     -     - Graad 4 Graad 5 Graad 6 Graad 7
Sosialewetenskappe     -     -     - Graad 4 Graad 5 Graad 6 Graad 7
Kuns en Kultuur     -     -     - Graad 4 Graad 5 Graad 6 Graad 7
Lewensvaardighede     -     -     - Graad 4 Graad 5 Graad 6 Graad 7
Natuurwetenskappe     -     -     - Graad 4 Graad 5 Graad 6 Graad 7
Bybelkunde     -     -     - Graad 4 Graad 5 Graad 6 Graad 7
Algemene Kennis     -     -     - Graad 4 Graad 5 Graad 6 Graad 7
Rekenaargeletterdheid     -     -     - Graad 4 Graad 5 Graad 6 Graad 7
Ekonomiese Best. Wetenskappe     -     -     - Graad 4 Graad 5 Graad 6 Graad 7
Zoeloe (baie basies)     -     -     - Graad 4 Graad 5 Graad 6 Graad 7
Syfergeletterdheid Graad 1 Graad 2 Graad 3    -     -    -     -
Taalgeletterdheid Graad 1 Graad 2 Graad 3    -    -    -    -
LewensoriŽntering Graad 1 Graad 2 Graad 3    -    -     -    -

 (Sedert 2009 is sekere vakke se vraestelle slegs in Engels beskikbaar, maar die vraestelle wat voor 2009 in hierdie betrokke vakke opgestel is, sal steeds in Afrikaans beskikbaar wees vir vorige vraestelle.)