Open Quizzes on 1 October 2016

The October Open Quiz by Team CIDs from Kerala – Major Chandrakant Nair, Hrishi Varma, Praveen VR and Jithin Jacob
Teams of four or less
Prelims starts at 10 AM sharp, please report by 0945 Hrs at the venue
Entry Fee: Rs 100/team
Prizes for all finalists

The Annual KQA Solus Rex Quiz by Thejaswi Udupa
Open for solo participants
Written prelims start at 3 PM
Entry Fee: Rs 50/person; free for school and college participants

All registrations on the spot.

The venue is the first floor hall at the Institution of Agricultural Technologists at Queen’s Road in Bengaluru.

KQA quizzes on Sunday, 18 September 2016

KQA will hold two quizzes on Sunday, September 18th at the offices of Ujjivan in Grape Garden, Koramangala.

Pilferages, a written quiz on popular fiction, for teams of two. The quiz will start at 2 pm. The quiz features questions set by Sumant Srivathsan, Santosh Swaminathan, and Thejaswi Udupa. Register at the venue by paying Rs.100 per team.

Persiflage, a quiz on more serious literary endeavours, for teams of four. The quiz will start at 3-30 pm.There will be a prelims followed by a finals. Suresh Ramasubramanian, Keshav Athreya, Rajeev Chakravarthi, and Ajay Parasuraman will set the quiz. Register at the venue by paying Rs.100 per team.

Push-ups for Muscular Success V

The fifth Push-ups for Muscular Success will be held on Saturday, 3 September 2016.
As usual, the set will feature about 75 questions, to be attempted in writing by solo contestants in 60 minutes.

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Time: 2:30 pm–3:30 pm followed by answers
Venue:  Auditorium Block, St. Joseph’s College, Langford Road.
Open to all: solo; prizes for best open, college, school and lady entrant.
There will be an entry fee  of Rs. 50/- for college and open entrants

Free entry for school students.

Prior Registration is useful–see form below

The Push-ups will be preceded by an Open House session conducted by SJC Quizzers (1:15 pm to 2:30 pm)

All are welcome.


Register here for Push-ups:

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Open Quizzes on Sunday, 4 September 2016

We will hold two quizzes this Sunday, Sep 4 at the offices of Ujjivan Financial Services, Koramangala.

We will hold two quizzes on Sunday, 4 Sep 2016 at the offices of Ujjivan Financial Services, Grape Gardens, Koramangala.

EVENT I
Open Quiz for Families

Rules

  1. Teams of up to three members
  2. Regn: Rs. 100/- per team
  3. NOTE: Couples, Grandparents/Parents with Grand-Children/Children or Siblings constitute a family team
  4. DO NOT pull cousin-stunts; Solo participation is NOT allowed
    11:00 AM to 1:30 PM
    QMs: Hrishi Varma and Praveen VR

EVENT II
The September Open Quiz
A General Quiz

  1. The quiz will be in Ruckus Tangdi format i.e. teams will be formed randomly on the spot
  2. Open to all
  3. Teams of 4 members
  4. Prelims followed by finals for the top 8 teams
  5. Entry: Rs. 100/- per team, free for school teams (up to Std. XII)
  6. Prizes for all finalists

Prelims: 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Finals: 4:15 PM to 6:30 PM
QM: Arul Mani

Address and location for those unfamiliar with Koramangala:
Ujjivan Financial Services Pvt. Ltd.
Grape Garden, 3rd A Cross,
18th Main, 6th Block, Koramangala,
Bengaluru – 560 095

Click Ujjivan for a map.Our forthcoming quizzes are as follows:

18th September 2016: Pilferages: Written Quiz by Sumanth Srivatsan
18th September 2016: Persiflage-The Blossom Books Quiz, hosted by the Forecasting Couch team.
1 October: The October Open Quiz, hosted by Captain Chandrakant Nair and Hrishikesh Varma
1 October:  Solus Rex hosted by Thejaswi Udupa

Pushups for Muscular Success IV

Pushups for Muscular Success on Saturday, 20 August 2016
75 questions, 60 minutes.
In writing.
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Time: 3 pm
Venue: Loyola Hall, Auditorium Block, St. Joseph’s College, Langford Road.

Open to all: solo; prizes for best open, college, school and lady entrant.

Register here:

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Canara Union Lone Wolf on Sunday, 21 August 2016

A reminder about the Canara Union Lone Wolf quiz this Sunday, Aug 21. The quiz is a solo contest open to all; a written prelims of 36 questions will be followed by finals for the Top 16 scorers.

The prelims starts at 10 AM sharp; please report by 0930 AM, since we have a long quiz!

The venue is the Canara Union Hall in Malleswaram. You can use this Google Maps linkhttps://goo.gl/maps/wgSgSGsdx9t

For the seventh consecutive edition, the quiz is researched and hosted by Navin Rajaram.

Pushups for Muscular Success III

Pushups for Muscular Success on Saturday, 6 August 2016
75 questions, 60 minutes.
In writing.
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Time: 2:30 pm
Venue: Loyola Hall, Auditorium Block, St. Joseph’s College, Langford Road.

Open to all: solo; prizes for best open, college, school and lady entrant.

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ASKQANCE 2016–School and College Championships on 31 July 2016

As part of our 33rd Anniversary celebrations – ASKQANCE 2016, the Karnataka Quiz Association will host a series of general quiz contests for schools and colleges.

Date: Sunday, July 31, 2016

Venue:  Institute of Agricultural Technologists, Queen’s Road, Bangalore. ( II Floor Hall)

Inter-Middle School Quiz

Quizmasters – Hrishikesh Varma and Praveen VR

 

Inter-High School Quiz

Quiz researched by Venky Srinivasan and Aditya S; hosted by Santosh Swaminathan

  • for students in classes 8, 9 and 10
  • in teams of 2
  • reporting time 1115 Hours
  • quiz starts at 1145 Hours

Junior College Quiz

  • for students in classes 11 and 12 (or Junior College / PU)
  • teams of 3
  • reporting time 1400 Hours
  • quiz starts at 1430 Hours
  • Common Prelims along with College teams, followed by separate finals.

College Quiz 

  • for students in classes 11 and 12 (or Junior College / PU)
  • teams of 3
  • reporting time 1400 Hours
  • quiz starts at 1430 Hours
  • Common Prelims along with Junior College teams, followed by separate finals.

Quizmasters – Rajagopal PS, Manish Achuth and Sai Ganesh

IMPORTANT

Each school may send a maximum of six teams for the Middle School/High School/Jr College quizzes; a maximum of two teams per school will qualify for the finals.

All junior college and college teams must comprise students rom the same institution: no mixed teams allowed.

No prior registrations needed; please wear your school uniform and/or carry suitable proof of identification to be eligible to participate in the quizzes.

All finalists will get certificates and prizes.

Pushups–The 2016 Rankings

These rankings will be updated after each session of Push-ups for Muscular Success.

Rankings are determined by total scores. DNA signifies Did Not Appear.

PUSHUPS RANKINGS.xlsx

CURRENT RANKNAMECATEGORYPUSHUPS I SCOREPUSHUPS II SCORETOTAL
1THEJASWI UDUPAOPEN265177
2RAJAGOPAL PSOPEN3341.574.5
3ASHWIN KUMAROPEN33.537.571
4SANTOSH SWAMINATHANOPEN30.539.570
5AVINASH THIRUMALAIOPEN20.53757.5
6RAHUL JADHAVOPEN163147
7BHARGAVA EMOPENDNA39.539.5
8SHIVA S. RAIOPEN720.527.5
9PRAVEEN V.R.OPEN27DNA27
9VENKATESH SRINIVASANOPENDNA2727
11PRADYOTH JOHNOPENDNA25.525.5
12HRISHIKESH VARMAOPEN24DNA24
13CHIRAG MUTGIOPENDNA2222
13HARIKARTIK RAMESHSCHOOLDNA2222
15ABHISHEK UPADHYA OPEN17DNA17
15MAITREYOPEN17DNA17
17SHREYAS RAMAKRISHNACOLLEGEDNA16.516.5
18ANAND SIVASANKARANOPEN13DNA13
18ADVAY MEHTACOLLEGEDNA1313
20ARUN GOPINATHOPEN12DNA12
21NIKHILCOLLEGE11.5DNA11.5
22BHARGAVILADIES/OPEN10 DNA10
23SALONILADIES/OPEN9.5DNA9.5
23ARMANOPEN9.5DNA9.5
25SUSHILA KAMATHLADIES/OPEN8DNA8
26ARGHYA BHASKARCOLLEGE1DNA1

Pushups for Muscular Success 23 July

Pushups for Muscular Success II

The second Pushups for this season  will be held at 3 pm on Saturday, 23 July 2016, at Loyola Hall, Auditorium Block, St. Joseph’s College, Langford Road.

Push-ups?
 Push-ups are a set of 75 questions which you answer in writing in 60 minutes. They were thought up as a way of getting people interested in solo quizzing.

You can try the previous edition here, and click separately for the answers.

Results for Pushups I

19 hardy individuals sat for the inaugural quiz Pushups of 2016. Ashwin Kumar won with a score of 33.5. Pipping Rajagopal PS who made 33. Santosh Swaminathan made 30.5. Nikhil took the College Prize, and Bhargavi won the Women’s Prize with 10 points.

Details:
Push-ups for Muscular Success II at 2 pm ( Entry fee: Rs. 50/-)
Date: Saturday,  23 July 2016
Venue: Loyola Hall, Auditorium Block, St. Joseph’s College, Langford Road.
Open to all, with prizes for winners in school, college, ladies and open categories.
Prior registration is very useful, if you want copies of the questions and such.
Please register here by 12 noon, 23 July.

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