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This sample paper is taken directly from the 1996 British Informatics Olympiad and shows the type of questions which will be set in this year's competition. This paper has the same format as the 1997 BIO round one paper: 3 programming tasks in order of increasing difficulty, supplemented by written problems, with a time limit of 3 hours.
The paper and marks scheme are currently available in a variety of formats: