Date: Wednesday 26th September 2012
Time: 18:00 for 18:30
Venue: Pearson High School
Approximately 2.5 hours from start of quiz
TEAM DETAILS / RULES OF QUIZ
• 4 members per team and a school staff member
• Schools can enter a maximum of two teams
• Team members to be in school uniform please.
• Teams must be willing to be interviewed on radio
• Algoa FM will be hosting 5 Morning Show Quiz Moments. It will be the responsibility of the Quiz Leader/Teacher to ensure the quiz team along with yourself be at the Algoa Fm Studios at the required date and time should you be chosen by Varsity College. Failure to do so will result in a penalty.
• Entry forms/ Confirmation of attendance must be returned to Varsity College no later than the Monday the 10th September 2012.
FORMAT OF THE QUIZ
Three rounds of questions will determine the winning school. Each round will consist of 4 questions from 7 categories (28 questions per round and 84 questions in total). Each question will have a 1 mark allocation; the team with the most points wins 1st prize, with a 2nd and 3rd prize for the two teams that follow. In the event of a tie for 1st, 2nd or 3rd place, a sudden death round will take place. The language medium will be English.
1. Current Affairs – South Africa, Africa, and the World
4. People & Places
5. Arts & Entertainment
6. Science, Nature & Technology
7. Wild Card