by News Reporter on July 1, 2013.
Times NIE Fundamental Quiz 2013 competition was organized in Kolkata on 28 June 2013. More than 300 students of class IX to XII were gathered in the auditorium of South City International School to participate in competition. Schools are allowed to form 2-3 students team to participate in the Quiz. The quiz master Lloyd Saldanha hosted the quiz.
At 12 noon, the competition started with a written preliminary round where all the teams had to answer 20 questions in 30 minutes. Finally six teams were shortlisted for the next round. The teams were
The finals saw five rounds named after columns which come out regularly in the Student Edition in the news paper “The Times of India”.
The rounds were
Lakshmipat Singhania Academy emerged winners with 50 points. At 45, St James came a close second and BHS stood third with 25 points. Rohit More of Just Schools and Professor Satyajit Chakrabarti, director, IEM, gave away prizes to the other five finalists. The chief guest at the event was former cricketer and coach Saradindu Mukherjee.