Continuing the trend of big-league quizzing coming to Goa, the Karnataka Quiz Association's Mahaquizzer will be held in the state for the first time.
Mahaquizzer, an all-India written quiz, is a unique contest, requiring the participant to answer 150 questions drawn from as wide a spread as possible, in 90 minutes. It is open to all and entry is free. The quiz will be held simultaneously at Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Trivandrum, Pune, Mumbai, New Delhi, Kolkata, Bhubaneshwar, Mysore, Thrissur, Guwahati and Panaji.
Prizes will be awarded in each city to the best school entrant, the best college entrant, the best woman entrant, and the person scoring the highest in that city. In addition, the title of Mahaquizzer will go the person achieving the best score across India. Other details of the contest, and the questions asked in previous years, are put up at the KQA website.
Mahaquizzer 2009 Goa
Date: 24th May 2009
Time: 9.30 am
Venue: Hotel Manvin, Souza Towers, Opp. Municipal Garden, Church Square, Panaji.
How to participate: Mail Mahaquizzer@gmail.com or call Arul Mani on 09731214519 mentioning that you are participating from Goa. If you are a student, mention your age and institution. For other details call Anjali on 9860089733 or Tallulah on 9823362217.