Knowledge Quotient

aka QUIZ

 For General rules for Phase II of UmanG 2017, please click here.

General rules for the category are:

  • The events of this category are for the team of 3 Individuals except Sage Quiz which is for an Individual Participant.
  • We won’t accept the participation after the cut-off time or at the last minute.
  • Participant(s) need to maintain the discipline and decorum of the venue.
  • Participant(s) are also advised to not to disclose the name of the Institution whilst their performance.
  • Participant(s) will be responsible for their own belongings.
  • Round I will be of a preliminary test in which all three individuals would be required to appear and on merit basis the teams will be shortlisted for Round II. Round II may not be the same in all the Quiz events.
  • Incorrect answers in Round I will not attract any penalty or negative marks except Sage Quiz.
  • Winners of each round will be decided on the basis of their performance during the round and the marks will not be carried forward or considered in the calculation for deciding the round winner(s).
  • In case of tie between teams in any round, tie breaker questions will be asked to decide the winner.
  • If the number of teams/individual is less than five in any event of this category then we have all the rights to withdraw the event and refund the amount.
  • The above said rules may be altered (if required & necessary) by the Quizmaster.
  • The decision of the Quizmaster will be Final & Binding.

 

Registration fee : INR 30 per participant (If not registered already)

General Knowledge & Science Quiz

This quiz is based on the questions from General Knowledge & Science. This quiz will contain questions from Politics, Current Affairs, History, Geography, Inventions & Innovation, Dates & Places, Technology, IUPAC Names, Questions based on PCM up to 10th standard.

Round II: Slide Show

This round will have 25 Questions displayed on screen for 10 seconds each. The teams will have to write the answer on the sheet provided by the Organizers. This round will attract penalty of 1/4th marks for incorrect answers. Zero marks for not answering the question.

First 20 questions will have the weightage of 4 marks each and subsequent 5 will have weightage of 8 marks each. Only 6 teams will be shortlisted for further round(s).

Round III: Interactive Round

In this round we will ask questions based on Audio or Video or Image shown on the screen. There will be negative marking of 1/4th for incorrect answers. Zero marks for not answering the question(s). Only 4 teams will be shortlisted for further round.

Round IV: Rapid Fire Round

In this round each team will have 60 seconds to answer as many questions as they can. For each incorrect answer 1/4th marks will be deducted and zero marks for not answering the questions.

SPENT Quiz

This quiz is based on the questions from Sports & Entertainment. And there is no limit as the questions can be asked from world sports to world entertainment. The team should be well aware of the facts related.

Round II: Slide Show

This round will have 25 Questions displayed on screen for 10 seconds each. The teams will have to write the answer on the sheet provided by the Organizers. This round will attract penalty of 1/4th marks for incorrect answers. Zero marks for not answering the question.

First 20 questions will have the weightage of 4 marks each and subsequent 5 will have weightage of 8 marks each. Only 6 teams will be shortlisted for further round(s).

Round III: Interactive Round

In this round we will ask questions based on Audio or Video or Image shown on the screen. There will be negative marking of 1/4th for incorrect answers. Zero marks for not answering the question(s). Only 4 teams will be shortlisted for further round.

Round IV: Rapid Fire Round

In this round each team will have 60 seconds to answer as many questions as they can. For each incorrect answer 1/4th marks will be deducted and zero marks for not answering the questions.