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MindSpark 2011 | Quiz Info

MindSpark is the annual Technical Festival of the College of Engineering, Pune.

This year MindSpark will play host to 4 quizzes from27th- 29th December 2011. Specifics Below.
 For any additional clarifications. visit http://www.mind-spark.org/chaanaksha.php.

1. Chakravyuh- the Open General Quiz

Wednesday , 28th December 2011

Timing: 11:00 am to 4:30 pm.
Venue: The Auditorium, College of Engineering, Pune Weblink: http://www.mind-spark.org/chakravyuh.php   
Chakravyuh has been one of Pune’s best known open quizzes for many years now. A general quiz that is literally based on anything and everything under the sun, the participants of this quiz can range from college students to software professionals. Chakravyuh has gone on to produce quizzers who would later perform exceptionally well at national level quizzes. Previous years have elicited fantastic participation and the prize money remains as sweet as ever.
Status: Open Quiz (Anyone can Participate)
Team size: 2
Registration fees: Rs. 30/- per team. Register on the Spot.

2. Torquest- The Scince and Technology quiz

Tuesday, 27th December, 2011

We wouldn’t really be an institute of excellence in technical education unless our students were sound in their technical knowledge and fundas. Pit your love for technology against ours. Brush up your theory and find out how much you could actually apply it when you go out into the mad, mad world. Science and technology are inseparable, and this is a quiz where the passion for both would find a home.
Status: Open Quiz (anyone can Participate)
Team size: 2
Registration fees: Rs. 30/- per team. Register on the Spot.

3. Qonnoisseur- The MELA Quiz

Thursday, 29th December, 2011

Weblink: http://www.mind-spark.org/qonnoisseur.php

There’s not really much to introduce to this classic format. We’re looking for people who read a lot of classics, watch a lot of movies and critique works of art in your spare time, then you’re the kind of person who just might have a shot at winning this quiz. Prove yourself to be the ultimate savant in all things related to media and culture.
Status: Open Quiz (Anyone can Participate)
Team size: 2
Registration fees: Rs. 30/- per team. Register on the Spot.

4. 10^-9- The Nanotechnology Quiz Tuesday, 27th December, 2011

Wednesday, 28th December, 2011
From nanotubes to colloids to powder technology. You need to know it all to crack this one. Dodge a volley of questions and advance in your quest to conquer the material world for this is the Nanotechnology quiz. The winner takes it all.
Status: College Quiz (I Cards required)
Team size: 2
Registration fees: Rs. 30/- per team. Register on the Spot.
Total Prize Money to be won : Rs 80, 000/- Goodies for participants and Loads of Audience Prizes (Movie Tickets, Magazines, Anti Virus Packs, Developer Keys, T Shirts etc.)
For more details contact:
Himanshu Panandikar +91 90497 25707 (chakravyuh@mind-spark.org)
Mihir Khatwani +91 97647 707747 (torquest@mind-spark.org)
Neelima Jha +91 90283 59871(qonnoisseur@mind-spark.org)
Nilesh Adhav +91 96658 45872(nano@mind-spark.org)

MEGA-WHATS 2011

MEGA-WHATS 2011

The third edition of Mega-Whats, KQA’s National Open Quizzing Championship will be held on December 11, 2011.

The quiz will be held across thirteen cities simultaneously. Apart from Bangalore, we have confirmations from Chennai, Guwahati, Goa, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Coimbatore, Mumbai, Mysore, New Delhi, Pune, Thrissur, and Thiruvananthapuram.

Venues in each city are listed here: http://kqaquizzes.org/2011/11/29/mega-whats-2011-venues/

UPDATE: Online registrations are now closed. You can register on-the-spot at the venue.

View the list of registered teams.

The details:

Date: Sunday, 11 December 2011

General quiz, open to all.

Teams of FOUR members (or less).

Prior registration is essential.

To register, please use the form on this page.

Please provide the names of the four people who comprise your team; also indicate whether you are taking part in the school, college or open categories

Registrations will close on Tuesday 6th December 2011. City co-ordinators will allow entries after the cut-off date at their discretion.

Please note that the quizzing community in your city may charge an entry fee to meet venue and equipment hire expenses.

The school category is open only to teams comprising students from Std. VIII-X

School teams ( Std. VIII-X) are allowed free entry. A school may field ONE team.

Please report by 1430hrs at the venue in your city. 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.

Contesting teams will answer in writing a quiz of six sections and about sixty questions, inclusive of audios, videos and visuals.

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.

The prizes aren’t small–they are insignificant.

We will rank the top 100 teams across the country–this list will go up by the 25th of December.

The rankings will be announced after adjudication. The decision of the quiz-masters will be final and binding on all participants.

The city-winners will face off in June 2012 as part of the KQA 29th Anniversary.

For more details, please call Arul Mani at 097312-14519.

The Hindenburg Line

Quiz: The Hindenburg Line

Format: Online Quiz

Host: SCMHRD, Pune

Date: 31st October 2009

RULES
·         Each team should consist of 2 members each
·         All participants must be undergraduate students, pursuing their bachelors degree

LAST DATE to register : 30th October 11:59PM

To register: www.scmhrd.edu OR http://thehindenburgline.scmhrd.edu
 
For more details please mail us at thlquiz@scmhrd.edu or call us at 9766312640

Hindenburg Line

Tata Crucible 2009 Pune Questions

Find the Tata Crucible Pune prelims here

Find the Tata Crucible Pune finals here

Some more prelim questions

TCS IT Wiz 2009

TCS IT Wiz Sample Questions downloadable here

Bangalore: Bishop Cotton Boys School – Rishab Mehta & Manish Burman

Kolkata: St. James School – Anurag Sarkar & Vaarnan Drolia

Bhubaneshwar: DAV Pokhariput – Aurojyoti Das & Ambarish Sarangi

Find the review and prelims questions from Bhubaneshwar here

Kochi: Pallikoodam – Kottayam – Vignesh G & Roshan Joseph George

Questions from the Kochi Edition here

Delhi: DPS Noida – Abhishek Gupta & Arjun J

Review and Questions from Delhi Edition here

Coimbatore: St Jude’s Public School: Akash Lodha & Hiren Barai

Review and Questions from Coimbatore Edition here

Chennai: November 26

Mumbai: November 29

Ahmedabad: December 1

Lucknow, Hyderabad, Pune: To be Announced shortly!

Find the Updates, winners and tons of preparatory material here

Find rules, regulations and other details at the official website here

Landmark Quiz

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Landmark Quiz Pune 2010

Landmark Quiz Mumbai 2010

Brand Equity Quiz 2009 – Updates

National Champions – Accenture, Delhi

Review and Questions here

April 29 – Kolkata- ITC ( Pranay Rao & Sreerang)

Kolkata Prelims here

Kolkata Finals here

April 27 – Ahmedabad – Triton Communications ( Mayur Rana & Mahesh Manjawala)

Ahmedabad Review here

April 25 – Mumbai – Sun Microsystems (Mitesh Agarwal & )

Mumbai Prelims here

April 24 – Pune – Savoir Faire (Harshvardhan Bhatkuly & Rajiv D ‘ Silva)

Pune Prelims here

April 22 – Indore- Bhilai Steel Plant (C Chandrashekhar & S Ramani)

Indore Review here

April 20 – Delhi- Accenture (Rohan Khanna & )

Questions from Delhi Round here

April 19 – Hyderabad- JWT Mindset (Anvar Alikhan & Arif Akbar)

Find Hyderabad Prelim questions here

April 17 – Kochi – Aufait Technologies (Shamanth Rao and Paul Rajan Eralil)

Review of the Kochi Round here

 

April 15 – Bangalore – IBM (Lehar & Shumantro)

Review and Questions from the Bangalore Round here

April 13- Chennai- Sanmar Group (Ramkumar & Deepesh)

Review and Questions from the Chennai Round here

 

Questions from BEQ ’08 here

 

Complete Details here

 

Cognizant Transition '09

As part of the campus outreach program that seeks to maintain a strong industry-academia linkage, Cognizant is organizing TransITion ’09, an event that seeks to enhance technical skills and inculcate in the students a spirit of entrepreneurship, before they step into the corporate world.  The event, which is open for participation to pre-final year students only, will provide an avenue for students to be exposed to latest trends and happenings in the technology world. During the forum, top t-schools in and around Chennai will vie for the top honors in contests such as Robotics, Technical Paper Presentations, General Quiz and Ultimate Techie. With loads of prizes including iPods, the event will witness the convergence of top-notch technical talent.
Pune               (February 08, 2009)
Coimbatore   (February 21, 2009)
Hyderabad     (February 22, 2009)
Chennai         (March 07, 2009)
Bangalore     (March 07, 2009)
Kolkata           (March 14, 2009)

Cognizant Transition ’09

As part of the campus outreach program that seeks to maintain a strong industry-academia linkage, Cognizant is organizing TransITion ’09, an event that seeks to enhance technical skills and inculcate in the students a spirit of entrepreneurship, before they step into the corporate world.  The event, which is open for participation to pre-final year students only, will provide an avenue for students to be exposed to latest trends and happenings in the technology world. During the forum, top t-schools in and around Chennai will vie for the top honors in contests such as Robotics, Technical Paper Presentations, General Quiz and Ultimate Techie. With loads of prizes including iPods, the event will witness the convergence of top-notch technical talent.
Pune               (February 08, 2009)
Coimbatore   (February 21, 2009)
Hyderabad     (February 22, 2009)
Chennai         (March 07, 2009)
Bangalore     (March 07, 2009)
Kolkata           (March 14, 2009)

Quizzes @ Sinhgad College of Engineering

Host: Sinhgad College of Engineering, Pune

Auto-Tech Quiz
Date- 27th and 28th February,2009
On the spot registrations are allowed,Teams of 2.
Venue- Mechanical Department (D-2)

Rules-
The quiz will be conducted in three rounds.
Questions will be based on Automobile and related to
Mechanical,Industrial and Production Engineering.

Round 1-MCQ’s (Elims)
Round 2-Audio-Visuals (semifinal)
Round 3-Finals on stage

Registration Fee- Rs 30/- per team

Prize Money- Worth Rs 15000/-

Contact- Chandrika (9890103807)
Tanmay (9850677103)

Sports Quiz

On the spot registrations are allowed,Cross college teams are allowed,
teams of 2.

Rules-
Elims will be conducted in the morning at 10am , top six teams from
the elims to qualify for the final.

Registration Fee- Rs 50/- per team

Prize Money- Worth Rs 5000/-

Contact- Rohit Bahulekar (9923084608)

Tata Crucible Campus 2009- Updates

Find the Tata Crucible 2009 Corporate Edition

Reviews, Winners and Questions from the 16 city campus event

Find the Tata Crucible 2009 Corporate Edition

February 14- Jaipur- BITS, Pilani (Rishabh Kaul & Sailesh Jha)

Review and Questions from the 2009 Jaipur Campus Edition here

Complete Jaipur Prelim here

February 19- Cochin – College of Engineering, Trivandrum ( Ganesh R & Ashwin Gopalkrishnan)

Some Questions from the 2009 Kochi Edition here

February 22- Ahmedabad- MICA (Gaurav and Aditi Nargundkar)

Review and Questions from the 2009 Ahmedabad Campus Edition here

February 24- Goa- NIT Surathkal (Varun Balan Nair and Sharan Basavaraj

Review and Questions from the 2009 Goa Campus Edition here

February 26- Pune – SCMHRD (Amneet Sodhi and Gaurav Parab)

Review and Questions from the 2009 Pune Campus Edition here

February 28- Coimbatore- GRD College of Mgmt (Md.Shadeb and Vinod Vignesh)

Find Coimbatore Review here

Find Coimbatore Questions here

March 1 – Kolkata- IIM-C (Shombit Bhatnagar & Ram Shankar)

Review and Questions from the 2009 Kolkata Campus Edition here

March 3 – Bhubaneshwar- VGSOM – IIT Kgp

Review and Questions from the 2009 Bhubaneshwar Campus Edition here

March 8 – Bangalore – Christ University (Kuldeep & Sankarshan)

Review and Questions from 2009 Bangalore Campus Edition here

March 10 – Indore – IIM-I ( Debasish Mishra & Sai Ganesh )

Review and Questions from 2009 Indore Campus Edition here

March 13-  Chennai – CEG (Kalaiselvam & Srivatsan)

March 15 –  Delhi – IMT, Ghaziabad (Ashish Lath & Abhishek Kumar)

Review and Questions from 2009 Delhi Campus Edition here

March 16 – Lucknow – IIML

Review and Questions from 2009 Lucknow Campus Edition here

March 21 – Hyderabad- DCE (Vivek & Daniel)

Review and Questions from 2009 Hyderabad Campus Edition here

March 22 – Mumbai – IIT-Bombay (Prashanth Sampath & Vaibhav Devanathan)

Review and Questions from 2009 Mumbai Campus Edition here

National Final- IIM Calcutta win NATIONAL and International Final.

Find all questions here

Questions from the previous editions here

Detailed Schedule of the 2009 edition of Campus Tata Crucible here

ET in Campus 2009

Bangalore

Date: 25th February 2009

Venue: Jyothi Nivas College Auditorium, Bangalore

Open to all college students with valid ID cards

Registration starts at 1 pm

Review and some questions from the Kochi Round of ET in Campus 2009 here

Review and some questions from the Pune round of ET in campus 2009 here

Review and some questions from the Hyderabad round of ET in campus 2009 here

Review and some questions from the Chennai round of ET in campus 2009 here

Review and some questions from the Coimbatore round of ET in campus 2009 here

Kochi
Date: January 28, 2009

Pune
Date: January 31, 2009

Venue: SIMS, Rangehills, Kirkee, Pune

Read the official TOI review here


Chennai

Date: February 16, 2009

Read the official TOI review here


Trichy
Date: February 17, 2009
Venue: Bishop Heber College

Coimbatore
Date: February 18, 2009

Rules & Regulations
Two students per team. No restriction on the number of teams per college.
College ID compulsory

Quiz Master: Giri “Pickbrain” Balasubramanian