This is an on-site astronomy quiz. It comprises of two rounds:
Preliminary round: Participants will attempt a written quiz with questions on astronomy and related areas. The quiz will comprise 30 questions (20 MCQs and 10 short answer type questions).
Final round: Participants will attempt another written quiz with questions that require a more in-depth knowledge of astronomy. Further details about this round will be provided before its commencement.
The preliminary round will be 40 minutes long.
Duration of the final round will be disclosed before its commencement.
The points distribution for the preliminary round will be specified on the question paper.
Number and type of questions for the final round will be revealed just before the round commences.
If two or more participants get the same score, there will be a tie-breaker round.
In a tie-breaker round, the participants will be asked questions based on astronomy, individually.
Rules and Regulations
Participants must be present at the specified venue at least 5 minutes before the commencement of the event.
Candidates are requested to bring their own pens.
Use of mobile phones, smart watches, bluetooth or any other electronic gadgets, any printed or hand written paper are not allowed during quiz.
Talking to each other, sharing the sheet(s), or any other form of cheating will lead to disqualification.
A person can leave the room only after submitting the sheet(s).
Organizers reserve the right to modify the rules at any point in time, with intimation to registered participants.
In case of any doubt/concern regarding the event, either call the coordinators or write an email to email@example.com.