Inter School Quiz based on IITK-BMTPC Earthquake Tips 2018
NWS, Ghaziabad hosted an inter school quiz on ‘Earthquake Tips’ on 4th December 2018. The quiz was conducted by National Information Center of Earthquake Engineering’ (NICEE, IIT Kanpur) with an aim to generate awareness and help build an earthquake resistant environment through seismic safety.
A total of 7 Schools from North Zone participated in this quiz which was judicially adjudged by Mr. Suresh Ailawadi, a consultant at NICEE. The quiz was conducted in 3 rounds in which well-informed subjective questions were asked. The first round consisted of simple questions on earthquake, the second round had pictorial questions and the final round was ‘Lucky Number Round’ which was quite an innovative and interesting round of asking questions. The students picked up random numbers and question of that particular number was asked.
NWS, Ghaziabad secured 1st Position, hence qualifying to the National Level which would be conducted at IIT Kanpur.
The event was culminated by Head Teacher- NWS, Susan Holmes who stated the importance of participating in such events. She also stated that such events present wonderful opportunities to interact with others.
We at NWS believe that such events would definitely create awareness among the youth and wish luck to NWS, Ghaziabad for the National Level.