Category #14: Current events

Category #14: Current events
Friday, Feb. 17, 2017
Time Allotted: 12:15-1:15 p.m. Farley 124

Materials Provided: Question sheet, pen
Materials Not Provided but Allowed: None
Suggested resources: Print, broadcast and online news sources from Nov. 1, 2016, through Feb. 13, 2017; familiarization with the names and titles of major national and world leaders.
Prohibited Materials: Laptops, phones, any outside material; anyone seen reading from something brought from outside will be disqualified.
Exercise/Assignment: Contestants will take a multiple-choice quiz on major events from Nov. 1, 2016, through Feb. 14, 2017.
When completed, the category proctor will collect your question/answer sheets. Put your assigned number on the test, not your name or university. Rankings will be assigned strictly by score.