The General Knowledge Quiz was held on 28th September, 2017.There was an initial round held on 12th September, 2017 for the children of classes five and six wherein questions asked were based on various topics like science, information technology, current affairs and sports. There were fifteen questions in this round. The children who scored the maximum marks were awarded the first, second and third place certificates at the Unit Level in order of merit. The first and second place Unit Level winners qualified to participate at the Class Level of the General Knowledge Quiz.
There were twenty children from classes five and six who participated in the General Knowledge Quiz at the Class Level. The students were divided into five teams namely Alexus, Benthar, Capra, Decius and Epsilon. Each team consisted of four children.
There were nine rounds in all at the Class Level namely Science Fiesta, Sporty Delights, Beautiful Goa, Technology Quiz, Super Heroes, Lyrics, Guess the Monument?, Amazing World of Animals, and the Magic of Words. These rounds were displayed in the form of power point presentations. The rules for each round were explained to the teams before they attempted the questions. Each correct answer given by the team members was awarded ten points. In the end, team Decius won the first place with hundred points followed by team Epsilon with seventy points and team Benthar with fifty points.
The first, second, and third place team winners at the Class Level were awarded certificates by the Principal Ma'am Sharmila, the Vice-Principal Ma'am Auria and the Coordinator Ma'am Vanashree respectively.
The quiz was conducted by three teachers Abhay Mohan, Priyanka Fernandes and Waheeda Crasto. Questions were asked to the audience as well. All the students were well- disciplined and participated enthusiatically.