# Reference books

What are the best reference books in mathematics for classes VIII and IX(for advanced studies)?

Please share your own views.

Note by Anik Mandal
6 years, 2 months ago

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For olympiad, a good book is Problem Primer collecting many problems.

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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Hello, could you tell me how you cracked RMO/INMO?

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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I didnot crack INMO. but I appeared for RMO from 8th std and I practised past papers very much. That helped me know several technicques which I had not previously learnt. Also many times they dont give all good solutions to problems so thinking other possible solutions is also helpful

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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Which class are you in?

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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Presently at VIII

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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Do you want books for school level mathematics or advanced olympiad mathematics?....Btw, how can you be 14 in 8th grade? o.O

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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For olympiad mathematics surely!

Well I can be 14 at the 8th standard!

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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Do you attend some coaching? Try the books of the AMTI or at least look up their annual competitions problem sets. If you don't find them, ask me, I have the paper of class-8 still with me :D

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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Is it available online?

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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Sorry, it is not... :(

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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I would remain grateful to you, if you could provide it to me for this year.

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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I can mail you the question paper (S) I have of the previous years; first and second levels. They are highly challenging ( I'm dumb :P) and highly interesting too

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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@Krishna Ar , please please email me the papers to satvikgolechha@yahoo.in or sgsuper@yahoo.com. I've been looking for them for so many years, but I didn't find them. Thanks in advance....

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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We shall be friends. Are you on any social networking site?

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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@Krishna Ar , Yes, I am on Facebook, but I haven't used it since ages........it seems a waste of time to me. Pls send the papers at sgsuper@yahoo.com.......

In return, I can give you a collection of 100 Brilliant level#4 Algebra problems.......had a tough time gathering them.

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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I'm sorry, but I really know to solve level 4 and 5 problems of only number theory.... algebra is a bit tough to do. Could you tell me how you're so good at math? ( I've asked you this enough number of times)

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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And I've told you enough number of times that you're better than me in maths. I'm waiting for the papers.....please.

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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Sorry,unless and until you tell me how you are so good at maths, I wont send the paper (S) ;) :P...... your levels are also a proof for that :)

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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Okay, so listen ( I mean read, of course )

I try to first understand the way a problem is solved, and then I solve all the problems which have similar logic. And about the levels, let me tell you the truth......Once my elder brother ( who is in IIT now) visited my house and solved a lot of level 4 and 5 problems. So, I reached level 4 in all math topics. Since then, I've tried my best to keep my level up.

Now, I beg you to please send me the papers. Please.........

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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Sure I will.... :D

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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Unfortunately I don't have any.

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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Any of what?

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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I do have a twitter account.But I also haven't used it since time immemorial. Hence it would be great if you send them anikmandal1@gmail.com.

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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Yes I shall....but I don't have the papers of class 10. Btw, do you write AMTI exams?

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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That would be great!:D When onwards could you send it to me? Actually I am very eager for them. and send it to me at anikmandal1@gmail.com

Thank you very much.

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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I have a question paper of 2012 session class-8. Try that....I'll possibly send it to you soon.

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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Thanx, mate!

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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Wow!!!! you know so much at 8th!!!!!!!

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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Well, it isn't that I know to much!

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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I am not too sure about class VIII but for class IX and X, here are the books which I used:

Physics, chemistry and Biology : S.Chand publications written by Lakhmir Singh and Manjit Kaur....great books for understanding concepts and HOTS questions.

Maths: RS Aggarwal and RD Sharma...RD Sharma is really good for higher level stuff

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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Totally agree with this. But you might want to note that this only applies for CBSE board. These books (probably) won't help with other boards or for the RMO/INMO.

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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Yes you're correct sir. Have You cracked the rmo/inmo? If yes, how?

- 6 years, 2 months ago

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Nope. Not that good at Maths. Hopefully I'll qualify next year.

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