Description: This event is usually done as stations that teams rotate through, or it can be done as a sit-down test taking event, or a combination of the two types. Teams may be viewing any combination of models, pictures, diagrams/charts, or recorded/written descriptions. They will then be asked to answer questions (multiple choice, fill in the blank, short answer, etc) related to the materials. The topic for the 2017 tournament year is Severe Storms.
Materials: Teams MUST bring a writing instrument. They may also bring four 8.5 x 11" two-sided page of notes in any form and 2 non-programmable calculators.
Event Leaders will provide all materials needed to take the test, the official test and answer sheet.
Scoring: High score wins. Points are awarded for the quality and accuracy of responses.