QRIOSITY – THE QUIZ SOCIETY OF DPSN ( July 2014 )
FLAMES, which is an acronym for ‘Food, Literature, Art, Music, Entertainment and Sports’, is one of the most popular formats of quizzing, both among participants and audiences. The FLAMES QUIZ tested the quizzers’ knowledge about these six topics, and included a healthy dose of audio/ visual questions. To give the eleventhies of DPS Noida a taste of this energetic quizzing format, an intersection quiz was conducted on 16th July 2014. Coordinated by Mrs. Swati Rawat and Mrs. Shailja Dixit, and quiz mastered by Harsh Goyal, Sushain Ghosh and Duttnath Thakur, it proved to be a great success. The participants got the opportunity to flaunt their knowledge and impress everyone present, including the quiz masters. The audience too had a great time, and left the venue with knowledge both popular and obscure about the six topics. Class XI –E with an all girls team of Shweta and Shruti bagged the first prize.
2. The Prelims of WHIZQUIZZ -2014 were conducted by the Institute of Technology & Science, Mohan nagar , Ghaziabad on the 28th July 2014. It was a hard copy quiz, in which all the 362 students of class XII participated enthusiastically.The students attempted 35 questions in 30 minutes. The Principal, Ms. Kamini Bhasin, in the presence of faculty from ITS, felicitated the winners. The first 14 winners were given a wisdom nugget while all 362 students received participation certificates. Cash prizes were awarded to the first three winners :
First Position : Manya Singhal Rs. 1000 /-
Pics of this event were clicked by Dilip.
QUIZ SOCIETY REPORT ( MAY – DEC 2013 )
1. Abhijay Gupta and Kabir Singh Waraich won the “Pratibha Ki Khoj Quiz”,a Quiz championship organised by U.P state govt and emerged State Quiz Champions.The competition was held on 8th May 2013 in Lucknow.
2. Organised a Quiz Society entrance test for students of classes VI-X in May 2013 to enrol new members.
3. Participated in the Income Tax Quiz Quiz organised by the IT Deptt. On 2nd May 2013.
4. Participated in the following quizzes :
5. Our team of Parth Mittal, Amrut Prakash, Duttnath Thakur and Sushain Ghosh were the semi finalists in the Columban Open Quiz held 26th July at St. Columba’s School. The team received a cash prize of Rs. 1200.
6. Participated in the Science Quiz at Springdales School , Pusa Road on 8th Aug 2013 and won the 3rd prize.
7. Were the semi finalists (3 teams ) in the MOD quiz held at Modern School, Vasant Vihar on 16th Aug 2013.
8. Organised an Inter House Quiz for classes VI-VIII in July 2013.
9. Conducted a Talent Hunt for Quizzers of classes VI to XI in the month of August 2013. The aim was to find out the area of excellence amongst quizzers.
10. Organised an Inter Section General quiz for class X in August 2013.
11. Participated in the Champaeon Quiz by Chopra’s Educational consultancy firm on 25th November 2013. Our team came a close 4th by a margin of 0.5 marks. Students received certificates of appreciation.
12. Participated in the online preliminary commerce and general awareness quiz organised by SRCC, Delhi University on 4th January 2014. Result awaited.