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2017/2018 Let's Explore Africa Regional Quiz Competitions - NC (Asheville, Charlotte, Raleigh)

Blassys Organization

Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 11:00 AM (EDT)

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Let's Explore Africa Regional Quiz Competition (Asheville) at The Collider - Saturday, October 7th, 2017 @ 11:00am Oct 7, 2017 Free  
Let's Explore Africa Regional Quiz Competition (Charlotte Area) at UNC Charlotte Cone 112 - Saturday, October 14th, 2017 Oct 7, 2017 Free  
Let's Explore Africa Regional Quiz Competition - (The Triangle) at NC State University - Witherspoon Student Center - Saturday, October 21st, 2017 Oct 7, 2017 Free  

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The journey to the 2018 National Championship is on...  We cordially invite students in 4th through 12th grades to participate in the Regional Quiz Competition. LEA is a fun trivia game established to help contestants learn about Africa as they navigate the continent from Cape Town to Casablanca.  Participants will answer multiple choice questions at various grade and difficulty levels.  Questions will cover geography, entertainment, people, literature, symbols, etc.
  • Free Admission  
  • Prizes 
  • Light refreshments will be served. 
  • Students who are interested in participating should register here on eventbrite.com
  • Audience is welcome but must also register here for ticket.
 
 
Competing grade levels and schedules are as follows

Level 1 = (4th – 7th graders)  1st Hour
   Level 2 = (8th – 12th graders)  2nd Hour

Event website is www.letsexploreafrica.net

Registration timeline will be from now until the day of the event, however, we encourage contestants to register at least one week before the day of competition for hospitality headcount. 

 

Important Event Schedule and Locations - For WNC Students 

State Championship sponsored by Duke University 

John Franklin Hope Center - Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall.

2204 Erwin Rd, Durham, NC 27708-0466

Date:  Saturday, November 4th, 2017

Time:  11:00AM - 2:00 PM  

Only TOP Scorers from the Regional Championship will advance to the State Championship.  Names of qualifying students will be released after the three NC regional competitions.

 

National Championship 

Where:  Orlando, Florida

Date:  Saturday, April 14th, 2018

Only STATE CHAMPIONS will be competing at the National Championship.  Tournament partipants are welcome to observe.  

 

Let’s Explore Africa Quiz Bowl Guidelines

 1)  The competition will be offered in two rounds.

 2)  Student can compete as a team or as individual for the preliminary round. 

 3)  Round One (first 30 trivia questions.  Students with the most correct answers will move on to Round Two (final). 

4)  Round Two (second 40-60 trivia questions):  Student/s with the most correct answers is the winner.    

5)  If there is a tie, a tiebreaker question will be offered.

 We greatly appreciate and welcome teachers who want to serve as ‘the link’ or contact person of their schools for this or future competitions. 

 

Thanks to our sponsors

 

              

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Asheville, Charlotte, Raleigh
The Collider, UNC Charlotte, & NC State University
1 Haywood Street, Cone Building 112, Witherspoon Student Center
North Carolina 28801

Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 11:00 AM (EDT)


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Blassys Organization

Blassys Organization is the umbrella organization for Blassys entities and affiliates.  It is the organizer of Let's Explore Africa. 

Contact information is: info@letsexploreafrica.net. 

Phone # (828) 275-8704.

Event website:  www.letsexploreafrica.net

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