TASC - ITE Competition
Technology Quiz Bowl
I. CONTEST PURPOSE
The Technology Quiz Bowl Contest is a competition using questions taken from the areas of communication, manufacturing, construction, power/transportation, and general technology. This is a contest similar to the televised high school quiz bowl as well as the SkillsUSA contest.
II. ELIGIBILITY FOR ENTRY
A. Must be currently enrolled in an industrial technology course.
III. LEVELS OF COMPETITION
A. Level I - Grades 7-9
IV. SPECIAL REGULATIONS
A. Teams will compete only with other teams in their respective levels.
A. Each school entering this contest will identify the three or four team members at the designated registration time for this event at the contest. Team member names will be submitted to the contest coordinator.
A. The scoring of a team is derived from the total correct answers to the questions asked. For each correct answer the team will receive ten (10) points. If a question is answered incorrectly or if a member of a team presses a button but cannot answer the question five (5) points are subtracted from the team's total points. If the question has a yes-no or true-false answer and is missed the next question will be asked. If any other type question is asked and the team member presses the button before the question is finished the member may answer it; however, if the answer is incorrect, the entire question will be read for the other team. The other team will then have ten seconds to answer the question. No conferring among team members is allowed at any time during the competition
First, second and third place certificates will be awarded in each division.
VIII. CONTEST CONCERNS