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No. 1 Seeds both win QuizNet titles
In the Junior QuizNet finals, Paideia (GA) moved into a tie with River Trail (GA) for the lead, 145-145, after gaining 5 points on the ANATOMY bonus. But River Trail swept the LITERATURE bonus, taking a 215-150 lead over Paideia. River Trail led Paideia 275-180 after earning five of the six bonus opportunities – and never looked back. Defeating Paideia 500-415, River Trail earned their second QuizNet title.
n the High School QuizNet finals, wild card Phillipsburg (PA) was tied for second with White Plains (NY), only 10 points behind Pingry (NJ), after gaining their second consecutive bonus opportunity. White Plains led the pack after a solo shot on this math problem: “If a spherical balloon filled with air weighs 2 pounds, how many pounds would a balloon with twice the radius weigh?” (Ans. 16) They then added 30 points on the MOUNTAINS bonus, taking a 230-190 lead over Pingry into the final round. White Plains increased that lead in “Stump the Experts,” and won their second consecutive QuizNet title, by a 440-375 margin over Pingry.
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|High School Leagues (choose one):<|
|Wednesday (3:30 Eastern Time)|
|Thursday (3:30 Eastern Time)|
|Middle school/junior high League :|
|Tuesday (4:00 Eastern)|
Each match consists of three parts:
Warm-Up Round, Bonus Round, and Stump the Experts Round.
Each school winning any regular-season match automatically qualifies for the National Academic Championship.
A complete list of rules is found here: http://www.qunlimited.com/qnrules.htm. All communication will be done by e-mail, and you must give an e-mail address which you will be checking every few days, and we suggest you white-list our address NAC1983@comcast.net so that our messages don’t end up in your spam folder.
All online matches are hosted by Charles Beall.
More Information: Contact Charles Beall directly at 801-699-3424 .
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Connect your Java-enabled computer to the chatroom by clicking on the word
On the popup screen just type in a Nickname (name of your school) and click connect.
It is crucial that you and your school´s computer specialist resolve any filter/firewall issues that may prevent your team from connecting to our channel, and this should be before the first match.
|THIS IS WHAT QUIZNET "LOOKS" LIKE ...|
First-timer Riverdale Middle School (OH)
rejoices after a correct answer.
Powdersville High (SC) wrote their own caption for this photo:
"During a particularly challenging question...okay, any question."
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