The second edition of Mega-Whats, the Karnataka Quizzing Association's National Open Quizzing Championship will be held on the 12th of December.
The quiz will be held across nine cities simultaneously - Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Goa, Thrissur, Mumbai, Pune, New Delhi and Kolkata.
The venue in Goa will be the International Centre - Goa at Dona Paula.
Date: Sunday, 12 December 2010
QMs: Kiran Vijayakumar and Arul Mani
1. General quiz, open to all.
2. Teams of FOUR members (or less).
3. Prior registration is essential.
4. To register, please email Mahaquizzer@gmail.com with Mega-Whats 2010 and the city you are competing from in the subject-header.
5. Please provide the names of the four people who comprise your team in the email–also indicate whether you are taking part in the school, college or open categories
6. Email registrations will close on Tuesday 7th December 2010. Centre coordinators will allow entries after the cut-off date at their discretion.
7. The school category is open only to teams comprising students from Std. VIII-X .
8. Please report by 1430hrs at the venue. Since we need to ensure a coordinated start nationwide, the quiz will start at 1500hrs sharp. The doors will be closed five minutes before we begin.
9. Contesting teams will answer in writing a quiz of six sections and about sixty questions, inclusive of audios, videos and visuals.
10. Answers and scores will be announced immediately after the event–prizes will be given out for Best School Team, Best College Team, and Best Open Team.
11. The prizes aren't small--they are insignificant.
12. KQA will rank the top 100 teams across the country–this list will go up by the 25th of December.
13. The rankings will be announced after adjudication. The decision of the quiz-masters will be final and binding on all participants.
14. The city-winners will face off in June 2011 as part of the KQA 28th Anniversary.